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Re: Fwd: New Version Notification for draft-nottingham-http-structure-retrofit-00.txt

From: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Date: Thu, 07 Oct 2021 11:12:39 +0000
Message-Id: <202110071112.197BCdSB015744@critter.freebsd.dk>
To: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
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Mark Nottingham writes:

> FYI. 
>
> This was previously hidden in the binary structured fields draft, but it 
> seems potentially useful for other purposes -- e.g., exposing more 
> fields in a structure-oriented API for HTTP (e.g., Fetch), 
> canonicalising fields (e.g., for Signatures), etc.

I have been wondering when you were going to drag that out in the open :-)

Yes, I absolutely think we should do this, because this was pretty much
precisely why (and how!) I came up with SF to begin with.

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