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Re: Call for adoption: draft-reschke-httpauth-auth-info-00

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:55:36 +0100
Message-ID: <54CB7F48.4060800@gmx.de>
To: Hervé Ruellan <herve.ruellan@crf.canon.fr>, ietf-http-wg@w3.org
On 2015-01-30 13:34, Hervé Ruellan wrote:
> I think it's a good thing to have a common mechanism that could be
> reused by several authentication schemes (at least DIGEST and SCRAM for
> now).
>
> I find that the definition of the Authentication-Info header field is
> fuzzier in this draft than it was in DIGEST. In DIGEST this header field
> is intended to be used for "information regarding the successful
> authentication of a client response".
> I'd tweak the wording in the draft to put back this precision. I think
> it would alleviate Martin's concerns. Or did I miss something?
>
> Regards,
>
> Hervé.

No, you didn't miss anything. Sounds like a good point (to stick with 
what 2617 said unless we have good reason to change it).

Best regards, Julian
Received on Friday, 30 January 2015 12:56:15 UTC

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