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Re: Are accept-extension parameters used in practice?

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Thu, 17 Dec 2020 16:15:58 +0100
To: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
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Am 11.12.2020 um 01:45 schrieb Mark Nottingham:
> My .02 -
>
> Remove them, but make sure to highlight that 'q' should be the last parameter, so that a recipient who actually read this text doesn't classify media-range parameters as accept-extensions. Like Roy, I've never seen this in use; if it happens, I strongly suspect that the sender intended to send media-range parameters, not accept-extensions (which don't have an obvious purpose, unless someone wants to invent a replacement for `q`).
>
> Cheers,
> ...


Change proposal in <https://github.com/httpwg/http-core/pull/615>.
Feedback appreciated.

Best regards, Julian
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