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Re: CRLF requirement

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Date: Mon, 30 Jun 2014 14:42:58 +0200
Message-ID: <CADnb78h55SYFqwx8yvY=ONm8EuqSGOOnJ1kLvgvUMuRv9xaDfQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Cc: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
On Mon, Jun 30, 2014 at 2:37 PM, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de> wrote:
> The spec already says:
>
> "Although the line terminator for the start-line and header fields is the
> sequence CRLF, a recipient MAY recognize a single LF as a line terminator
> and ignore any preceding CR."
>
> Do you think we need to allow single CRs as well?

Yes. I would also expect that to be a MUST. Otherwise new clients not
paying attention have to learn these lessons again.


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