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issue 11: URI includes query

From: Dmitry Kurochkin <dmitry.kurochkin@measurement-factory.com>
Date: Fri, 11 Nov 2011 19:23:33 +0400
To: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Cc: Alex Rousskov <rousskov@measurement-factory.com>
Message-ID: <87wrb63cp6.fsf@gmail.com>

Issue 11 "URI includes query" [1] does not seem to be fully fixed.  The
issue fixes missing query part in request-target BNF.  But it is also
missing in HTTPbis part 1 section 4.1:

   A non-transforming proxy MUST NOT rewrite the "path-absolute" part of
   the received request-target when forwarding it to the next inbound
   server, except as noted above to replace a null path-absolute with
   "/" or "*".

This MUST should forbid changing both path-absolute and query parts of
the request-target.

I am not sure if issue 11 should be reopened or a new issue created for
this one.


[1] http://trac.tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/trac/ticket/11
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