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RE: Dereferencing HTTP URIs (redux?)

From: Booth, David (HP Software - Boston) <dbooth@hp.com>
Date: Wed, 5 Sep 2007 16:06:10 -0400
Message-ID: <EBBD956B8A9002479B0C9CE9FE14A6C20320E600@tayexc19.americas.cpqcorp.net>
To: "John Cowan" <cowan@ccil.org>, "Pat Hayes" <phayes@ihmc.us>
Cc: "Williams, Stuart (HP Labs, Bristol)" <skw@hp.com>, "Mark Nottingham" <mnot@yahoo-inc.com>, "W3C-TAG" <www-tag@w3.org>

> From: John Cowan
> [ . . . ]
> There still remains the problem that it's fairly easy for Aunt Tillie
> to create resources that return 200, but not at all easy to 
> create ones that return 303.

A 303-redirect service such as http://thing-described-by.org makes it
very easy -- no server configuration at all.  For any absolute http URI
u, 
http://thing-described-by.org?u 303-redirects to u.



David Booth, Ph.D.
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