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Re: Editorial issues with RFC 7616

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Mon, 28 Jun 2021 13:35:50 +0200
To: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
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Am 28.06.2021 um 12:43 schrieb Christer Holmberg:
> Hi Julian,
>
> Eventhough the generic syntax allows both tokens and quoted-strings for parameter values, I don't think it means that you by default can use both for a particular parameter. If it does, I think it should be explicitly stated.
>
> Regards,
>
> Christer
> ...

Nope. In *general*, both notations need to be allowed - otherwise
there's no hope to write an universal parser.

If only one notation can be used for a specific parameter (for historic
reasons), it needs to be specified explicitly for that parameter.

Best regards, Julian
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