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Re: Alt-Svc NOT_AUTHORITATIVE proposal

From: Patrick McManus <mcmanus@ducksong.com>
Date: Thu, 27 Feb 2014 13:09:55 +0000
Message-ID: <CAOdDvNp6DCp1+A3SPaKxCy_C+-m7xFPv+G2b=HSQ865j8=7ikA@mail.gmail.com>
To: William Chan (陈智昌) <willchan@chromium.org>
Cc: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
404 means "I know that this URI can't be found".. its a terminating
condition and a definitive response.

4xx not_authoritative means "I don't have this URI.. maybe (or maybe not)
some other host does"
.. it might not be a terminating condition if you have other routes..


On Thu, Feb 27, 2014 at 3:54 AM, William Chan (陈智昌)
<willchan@chromium.org>wrote:

> Hm, superficially it seems pretty similar to 404 to me as well. I guess a
> different status code might help in debugging though.
>
>
> On Wed, Feb 26, 2014 at 5:27 PM, Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net> wrote:
>
>> WFM too.
>>
>> BTW, I’ve started collecting issues against the draft here:
>>   https://github.com/mnot/I-D/issues?labels=alt-svc&page=1&state=open
>>
>> Cheers,
>>
>>
>> On 27 Feb 2014, at 12:22 am, Patrick McManus <mcmanus@ducksong.com>
>> wrote:
>>
>> > Martin - that makes sense to me. Next time we update the draft we can
>> rewrite the http/2 stream error code as a 4xx HTTP/* status code.
>>
>> --
>> Mark Nottingham   http://www.mnot.net/
>>
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