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Re: Introducing a Session header...

From: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Date: Fri, 20 Jul 2012 16:56:03 +0000
To: Roberto Peon <grmocg@gmail.com>
cc: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>, James Snell <jasnell@gmail.com>, Philippe Mougin <pmougin@acm.org>
Message-ID: <23396.1342803363@critter.freebsd.dk>
In message <CAP+FsNcWPw6j68Y9g9HfAWxZu-83W4p1cX0OTd4Fngky=PdvgA@mail.gmail.com>
, Roberto Peon writes:

>I don't want this to turn into TLS vs not TLS, just pointing out that
>generating a shared nonce securely is something we already know how to do.

It doesn't have to be secure, it doesn't even have to be unique, to
serve the role I'm looking for, all I want is that the user-agent
gives us a routeable id.

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