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Re: More on allowed field characters

From: Martin Thomson <mt@lowentropy.net>
Date: Mon, 23 Aug 2021 15:53:08 +1000
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To: "Willy Tarreau" <w@1wt.eu>
Cc: ietf-http-wg@w3.org, "Roy Fielding" <fielding@gbiv.com>
On Mon, Aug 23, 2021, at 15:44, Willy Tarreau wrote:
> Another example I mentioned previously was chars > 0x7F. 

We currently disallow >= 0x7f in field names for that reason.

>   Even though HPACK is capable of carrying field names or values that
>   are not valid in HTTP, HTTP/2 implementations MUST NOT emit names
>   nor values that include characters disallowed by [HTTP].

That would be fine with me (s/emit/generate/), apart from it being somewhat redundant with HTTP.
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