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Re: ISSUE-88 - Change proposal (new update)

From: John Cowan <cowan@ccil.org>
Date: Fri, 7 May 2010 09:08:45 -0400
To: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
Cc: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>, "public-i18n-core@w3.org" <public-i18n-core@w3.org>, www-international@w3.org
Message-ID: <20100507130845.GA24006@mercury.ccil.org>
Lachlan Hunt scripsit:

> This is the case with http-equiv values of Content-Type, 
> Content-Language, Default-Style and Refresh.  None of these values, when 
> they occur in the meta element, are ever, nor should they ever be, used 
> by server side processing.

"Are ever" may or may not be true.  "Should ever be" goes beyond the
remit of a protocol.  Servers are entirely free to use anything at all
in the document for whatever processing purpose they desire, since it is
servers who generate the version of documents provided to clients.

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