Ticket #314: 314.diff

File 314.diff, 2.2 KB (added by julian.reschke@…, 8 years ago)

proposed change for p7

  • p7-auth.xml

     
    429429  <iref item="Realm"/>
    430430<t>
    431431   The authentication parameter realm is reserved for use by authentication
    432    schemes that wish to indicate the scope of protection:
     432   schemes that wish to indicate the scope of protection.
    433433</t>
    434 <figure><artwork type="abnf2616"><iref item="realm" primary="true"/><iref item="realm-value" primary="true"/><iref primary="true" item="Grammar" subitem="realm"/>
    435   realm       = "realm" <x:ref>BWS</x:ref> "=" <x:ref>BWS</x:ref> realm-value
    436   realm-value = quoted-string
    437 </artwork></figure>
    438434<t>
    439435   A <x:dfn>protection space</x:dfn> is defined by the canonical root URI (the
    440436   scheme and authority components of the effective request URI; see
     
    457453   otherwise defined by the authentication scheme, a single protection
    458454   space cannot extend outside the scope of its server.
    459455</t>
     456<t>
     457   For historical reasons, senders &MUST; only use the quoted-string syntax.
     458   Recipients might have to support both token and quoted-string syntax as
     459   both have been accepted by common user-agents for many years.
     460</t>
    460461</section>
    461462
    462463<section title="Authentication Scheme Registry" anchor="authentication.scheme.registry">
     
    12081209
    12091210<x:ref>quoted-string</x:ref> = &lt;quoted-string, defined in [Part1], Section 3.2.3&gt;
    12101211
    1211 realm = "realm" BWS "=" BWS realm-value
    1212 realm-value = quoted-string
    1213 
    12141212<x:ref>token</x:ref> = &lt;token, defined in [Part1], Section 3.2.3&gt;
    12151213</artwork>
    12161214</figure>
     
    12191217; Proxy-Authenticate defined but not used
    12201218; Proxy-Authorization defined but not used
    12211219; WWW-Authenticate defined but not used
    1222 ; realm defined but not used
    12231220</artwork></figure></section>
    12241221<?ENDINC p7-auth.abnf-appendix ?>
    12251222
     
    14571454  Closed issues:
    14581455  <list style="symbols">
    14591456    <t>
     1457      <eref target="http://tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/trac/ticket/314"/>:
     1458      "allow unquoted realm parameters"
     1459    </t>
     1460    <t>
    14601461      <eref target="http://tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/trac/ticket/321"/>:
    14611462      "Repeating auth-params"
    14621463    </t>