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Re: #504 does From: allow non addr-spec mailbox values?

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Wed, 30 Oct 2013 12:30:36 +0100
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <87r179tabevcplq8s0p0smt766ia2vjk86@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>
* Julian Reschke wrote:
>Subject: #504 does From: allow non addr-spec mailbox values?

RFC 2616 allows `From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>` and I am
quite sure syntax like that is used in the wild; it is also good to keep
the syntax close to the mail and netnews `From` headers. The change in
changeset 2443 seems to disallow this form. It is unclear to me that you
intended to make this use non-compliant.
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