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Archaic HTTP "From:" Header

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Wed, 03 Apr 2013 13:18:27 -0400
Message-ID: <515C6463.4010908@openlinksw.com>
To: "public-rww@w3.org" <public-rww@w3.org>, "public-webid@w3.org" <public-webid@w3.org>, Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>

I think the HTTP "From:" header [1] is now truly archaic circa. 2013. If 
the range of this particular predicate was a URI it would really aid our 
quest for a RWW.


As part of our RWW bootstrap effort, we could consider an "X-From:" 
header that basically takes a URI or Literal value.

I think we can flesh this out across WebID and RWW via implementations 
before moving up to TAG and IETF.

Mark: what do you think, anyway ? :-)



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