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Re: Session tracking

From: Paul Burchard <burchard@horizon.math.utah.edu>
Date: Tue, 18 Apr 95 13:46:18 -0600
Message-Id: <9504181946.AA02783@horizon.math.utah.edu>
To: dcmartin@library.ucsf.edu
Cc: Multiple recipients of list <www-talk@www10.w3.org>
dcmartin@library.ucsf.edu (David C. Martin) writes:
> Brian Behlendorf <brian@organic.com> writes:
> > So, I'd like to propose for discussion a new HTTP header
> > (hi Roy!) called  "Session-ID".  This would be optional,
> > of course, and it would change any  time the browser is
> > restarted (or when the user wished).
>
> Now that we have just made HTTP (optionally) stateful, what did
> we break?

Brian's proposal has no effect on server statefulness (else I would  
have objected strenuously).  And HTTP servers have always been  
"optionally stateful".  So I'm not sure what you are asking...

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Paul Burchard	<burchard@math.utah.edu>
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