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Re: New Version Notification for draft-tbray-http-legally-restricted-status-00.txt

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Tue, 12 Jun 2012 18:43:09 +0200
Message-ID: <4FD7719D.5030409@gmx.de>
To: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
CC: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, ietf-http-wg@w3.org
On 2012-06-12 18:34, Tim Bray wrote:
> Aaaaaaaand, it turns out MNot was right; I checked with an expert, and
> 451 is heavily used for “redirect” in the Msft ecosystem, notably
> including HotMail’s hundreds of millions of users.  Consider it “4xx”
> (which I would still argue for as opposed to 5xx).  -T
> ...

Use it anyway. People who mint new status codes and do not register them 
do not deserve anything else :-)

Best regards, Julian
Received on Tuesday, 12 June 2012 16:44:02 UTC

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