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38  <tr bgcolor="orange"><th></th><th>&nbsp;p4-conditional.unpg.txt&nbsp;</th><th> </th><th>&nbsp;rfc7232.txt&nbsp;</th><th></th></tr>
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40      <tr><td><a name="diff0001" /></td></tr>
41      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">HTTPbis Working Group</span>                                   R. Fielding, Ed.</td><td> </td><td class="rblock"><span class="insert">Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)</span>                  R. Fielding, Ed.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
42      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">Internet-Draft</span>                                                     Adobe</td><td> </td><td class="rblock"><span class="insert">Request for Comments: 7232</span>                                         Adobe</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
43      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">Obsoletes: 2616 <span class="delete">(if approved)</span>                            J. Reschke, Ed.</td><td> </td><td class="rblock">Obsoletes: 2616                                          J. Reschke, Ed.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
44      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">Intended status:</span> Standards Track                              greenbytes</td><td> </td><td class="rblock"><span class="insert">Category:</span> Standards Track                                     greenbytes</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
45      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">Expires: December 8, 2014</span>                                   June <span class="delete">6,</span> 2014</td><td> </td><td class="rblock"><span class="insert">ISSN: 2070-1721</span>                                                June 2014</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
46      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
47      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP/1.1): Conditional Requests</td><td> </td><td class="right">      Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP/1.1): Conditional Requests</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
48      <tr><td><a name="diff0002" /></td></tr>
49      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">                draft-ietf-httpbis-p4-conditional-latest</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
50      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
51      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">Abstract</td><td> </td><td class="right">Abstract</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
52      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
53      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   The Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) is a stateless application-</td><td> </td><td class="right">   The Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) is a stateless application-</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
54      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   level protocol for distributed, collaborative, hypertext information</td><td> </td><td class="right">   level protocol for distributed, collaborative, hypertext information</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
55      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   systems.  This document defines HTTP/1.1 conditional requests,</td><td> </td><td class="right">   systems.  This document defines HTTP/1.1 conditional requests,</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
56      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   including metadata header fields for indicating state changes,</td><td> </td><td class="right">   including metadata header fields for indicating state changes,</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
57      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   request header fields for making preconditions on such state, and</td><td> </td><td class="right">   request header fields for making preconditions on such state, and</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
58      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   rules for constructing the responses to a conditional request when</td><td> </td><td class="right">   rules for constructing the responses to a conditional request when</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
59      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   one or more preconditions evaluate to false.</td><td> </td><td class="right">   one or more preconditions evaluate to false.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
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62      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">Editorial Note (To be removed by RFC Editor)</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
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64      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">   Discussion of this draft takes place on the HTTPBIS working group</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
65      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">   mailing list (ietf-http-wg@w3.org), which is archived at</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
66      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">   &lt;http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/ietf-http-wg/&gt;.</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
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68      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">   The current issues list is at</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
69      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">   &lt;http://tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/trac/report/3&gt; and related</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
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71      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">   &lt;http://tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/&gt;.</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
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73      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">   _This is a temporary document for the purpose of tracking the</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
74      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">   editorial changes made during the AUTH48 (RFC publication) phase._</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
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79      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   This <span class="delete">Internet-Draft</span> is <span class="delete">submitted in full conformance with the</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   This is <span class="insert">an Internet Standards Track document.</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
80      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">   provisions of BCP 78 and BCP 79.</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
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84      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   Task Force (IETF).  <span class="delete">Note that other groups may also distribute</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   (IETF).  <span class="insert">It represents the consensus</span> of <span class="insert">the IETF community.  It has</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
85      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">   working documents as Internet-Drafts.  The list</span> of <span class="delete">current Internet-</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock"><span class="insert">   received public review and has been approved for publication by the</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
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87      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"></td><td> </td><td class="rblock"><span class="insert">   Internet Standards</span> is <span class="insert">available in Section 2 of RFC 5741.</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
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90      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   <span class="delete">Internet-Drafts are draft documents valid for a maximum</span> of <span class="delete">six months</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   <span class="insert">Information about the current status</span> of <span class="insert">this document, any errata,</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
91      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   and may be <span class="delete">updated, replaced, or obsoleted by other documents</span> at <span class="delete">any</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   and <span class="insert">how to provide feedback on it</span> may be <span class="insert">obtained</span> at</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
92      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">   time.  It is inappropriate to use Internet-Drafts as reference</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   <span class="insert">http://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc7232.</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
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94      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">   This Internet-Draft will expire on December 8, 2014.</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
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115      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">Table of Contents</td><td> </td><td class="right">Table of Contents</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
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118      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   1.  Introduction <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  4</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   1. Introduction <span class="insert">....................................................4</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
119      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">     1.1.  Conformance and Error Handling <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . .  4</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      1.1. Conformance and Error Handling <span class="insert">.............................4</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
120      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">     1.2.  Syntax Notation  <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  4</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      1.2. Syntax Notation <span class="insert">............................................4</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
121      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   2.  Validators <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  5</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   2. Validators <span class="insert">......................................................5</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
122      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">     2.1.  Weak versus Strong <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  5</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      2.1. Weak versus Strong <span class="insert">.........................................5</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
123      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">     2.2.  Last-Modified  <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  7</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      2.2. Last-Modified <span class="insert">..............................................7</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
124      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">       2.2.1.  Generation <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  7</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">           2.2.1. Generation <span class="insert">..........................................7</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
125      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">       2.2.2.  Comparison <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  8</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">           2.2.2. Comparison <span class="insert">..........................................8</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
126      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">     2.3.  ETag <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  9</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      2.3. ETag <span class="insert">.......................................................9</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
127      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">       2.3.1.  Generation <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">           2.3.1. Generation <span class="insert">.........................................10</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
128      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">       2.3.2.  Comparison <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">           2.3.2. Comparison <span class="insert">.........................................10</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
129      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">       2.3.3.  Example: Entity-Tags Varying on Content-Negotiated</td><td> </td><td class="rblock">           2.3.3. Example: Entity-Tags Varying on</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
130      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">               Resources  <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">                  Content-Negotiated Resources <span class="insert">.......................11</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
131      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">     2.4.  When to Use Entity-Tags and Last-Modified Dates  <span class="delete">. . . . . 12</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      2.4. When to Use Entity-Tags and Last-Modified Dates <span class="insert">...........12</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
132      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   3.  Precondition Header Fields <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   3. Precondition Header Fields <span class="insert">.....................................13</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
133      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">     3.1.  If-Match <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      3.1. If-Match <span class="insert">..................................................13</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
134      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">     3.2.  If-None-Match  <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      3.2. If-None-Match <span class="insert">.............................................14</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
135      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">     3.3.  If-Modified-Since  <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      3.3. If-Modified-Since <span class="insert">.........................................16</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
136      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">     3.4.  If-Unmodified-Since  <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      3.4. If-Unmodified-Since <span class="insert">.......................................17</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
137      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">     3.5.  If-Range <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      3.5. If-Range <span class="insert">..................................................18</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
138      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   4.  Status Code Definitions  <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   4. Status Code Definitions <span class="insert">........................................18</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
139      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">     4.1.  304 Not Modified <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      4.1. 304 Not Modified <span class="insert">..........................................18</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
140      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">     4.2.  412 Precondition Failed  <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      4.2. 412 Precondition Failed <span class="insert">...................................19</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
141      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   5.  Evaluation <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   5. Evaluation <span class="insert">.....................................................19</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
142      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   6.  Precedence <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   6. Precedence <span class="insert">.....................................................20</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
143      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   7.  IANA Considerations  <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   7. IANA Considerations <span class="insert">............................................22</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
144      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">     7.1.  Status Code Registration <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      7.1. Status Code Registration <span class="insert">..................................22</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
145      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">     7.2.  Header Field Registration  <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      7.2. Header Field Registration <span class="insert">.................................22</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
146      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   8.  Security Considerations  <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   8. Security Considerations <span class="insert">........................................22</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
147      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   9.  Acknowledgments  <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   9. Acknowledgments <span class="insert">................................................23</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
148      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   10. References <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   10. References <span class="insert">....................................................24</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
149      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">     10.1. Normative References <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      10.1. Normative References <span class="insert">.....................................24</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
150      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">     10.2. Informative References <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      10.2. Informative References <span class="insert">...................................24</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
151      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   Appendix A.  Changes from RFC 2616 <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   Appendix A. Changes from RFC 2616 <span class="insert">.................................25</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
152      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   Appendix B.  Imported ABNF <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   Appendix B. Imported ABNF <span class="insert">.........................................25</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
153      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   Appendix C.  Collected ABNF  <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   Appendix C. Collected ABNF <span class="insert">........................................26</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
154      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   Index  <span class="delete">. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   Index <span class="insert">.............................................................27</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
155      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
156      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">1.  Introduction</td><td> </td><td class="right">1.  Introduction</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
157      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
158      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   Conditional requests are HTTP requests [RFC7231] that include one or</td><td> </td><td class="right">   Conditional requests are HTTP requests [RFC7231] that include one or</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
159      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   more header fields indicating a precondition to be tested before</td><td> </td><td class="right">   more header fields indicating a precondition to be tested before</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
160      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   applying the method semantics to the target resource.  This document</td><td> </td><td class="right">   applying the method semantics to the target resource.  This document</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
161      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   defines the HTTP/1.1 conditional request mechanisms in terms of the</td><td> </td><td class="right">   defines the HTTP/1.1 conditional request mechanisms in terms of the</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
162      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   architecture, syntax notation, and conformance criteria defined in</td><td> </td><td class="right">   architecture, syntax notation, and conformance criteria defined in</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
163      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   [RFC7230].</td><td> </td><td class="right">   [RFC7230].</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
164      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
165      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   Conditional GET requests are the most efficient mechanism for HTTP</td><td> </td><td class="right">   Conditional GET requests are the most efficient mechanism for HTTP</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
166      <tr><td><a name="diff0008" /></td></tr>
167      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   cache updates [RFC7234].  Conditionals can also be applied to <span class="delete">state-</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   cache updates [RFC7234].  Conditionals can also be applied to</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
168      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">   changing</span> methods, such as PUT and DELETE, to prevent the "lost</td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   <span class="insert">state-changing</span> methods, such as PUT and DELETE, to prevent the "lost</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
169      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   update" problem: one client accidentally overwriting the work of</td><td> </td><td class="right">   update" problem: one client accidentally overwriting the work of</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
170      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   another client that has been acting in parallel.</td><td> </td><td class="right">   another client that has been acting in parallel.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
171      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
172      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   Conditional request preconditions are based on the state of the</td><td> </td><td class="right">   Conditional request preconditions are based on the state of the</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
173      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   target resource as a whole (its current value set) or the state as</td><td> </td><td class="right">   target resource as a whole (its current value set) or the state as</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
174      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   observed in a previously obtained representation (one value in that</td><td> </td><td class="right">   observed in a previously obtained representation (one value in that</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
175      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   set).  A resource might have multiple current representations, each</td><td> </td><td class="right">   set).  A resource might have multiple current representations, each</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
176      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   with its own observable state.  The conditional request mechanisms</td><td> </td><td class="right">   with its own observable state.  The conditional request mechanisms</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
177      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   assume that the mapping of requests to a "selected representation"</td><td> </td><td class="right">   assume that the mapping of requests to a "selected representation"</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
178      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   (Section 3 of [RFC7231]) will be consistent over time if the server</td><td> </td><td class="right">   (Section 3 of [RFC7231]) will be consistent over time if the server</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
179      <tr><td class="lineno"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno"></td></tr>
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181      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
182      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   o  The validator is being compared by an origin server to the actual</td><td> </td><td class="right">   o  The validator is being compared by an origin server to the actual</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
183      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      current validator for the representation and,</td><td> </td><td class="right">      current validator for the representation and,</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
184      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
185      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   o  That origin server reliably knows that the associated</td><td> </td><td class="right">   o  That origin server reliably knows that the associated</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
186      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      representation did not change twice during the second covered by</td><td> </td><td class="right">      representation did not change twice during the second covered by</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
187      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      the presented validator.</td><td> </td><td class="right">      the presented validator.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
188      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
189      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   or</td><td> </td><td class="right">   or</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
190      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
191      <tr><td><a name="diff0009" /></td></tr>
192      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   o  The validator is about to be used by a client in an <span class="delete">If-Modified-</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   o  The validator is about to be used by a client in an</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
193      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">      Since,</span> If-Unmodified-Since, or If-Range header field, because the</td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      <span class="insert">If-Modified-Since,</span> If-Unmodified-Since, or If-Range header field,</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
194      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">      client has a cache entry for the associated representation, and</td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      because the client has a cache entry for the associated</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
195      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      representation, and</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
196      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
197      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   o  That cache entry includes a Date value, which gives the time when</td><td> </td><td class="right">   o  That cache entry includes a Date value, which gives the time when</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
198      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      the origin server sent the original response, and</td><td> </td><td class="right">      the origin server sent the original response, and</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
199      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
200      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   o  The presented Last-Modified time is at least 60 seconds before the</td><td> </td><td class="right">   o  The presented Last-Modified time is at least 60 seconds before the</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
201      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      Date value.</td><td> </td><td class="right">      Date value.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
202      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
203      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   or</td><td> </td><td class="right">   or</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
204      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
205      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   o  The validator is being compared by an intermediate cache to the</td><td> </td><td class="right">   o  The validator is being compared by an intermediate cache to the</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
206      <tr><td class="lineno"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno"></td></tr>
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208      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
209      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   o  That cache entry includes a Date value, which gives the time when</td><td> </td><td class="right">   o  That cache entry includes a Date value, which gives the time when</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
210      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      the origin server sent the original response, and</td><td> </td><td class="right">      the origin server sent the original response, and</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
211      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
212      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   o  The presented Last-Modified time is at least 60 seconds before the</td><td> </td><td class="right">   o  The presented Last-Modified time is at least 60 seconds before the</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
213      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      Date value.</td><td> </td><td class="right">      Date value.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
214      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
215      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   This method relies on the fact that if two different responses were</td><td> </td><td class="right">   This method relies on the fact that if two different responses were</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
216      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   sent by the origin server during the same second, but both had the</td><td> </td><td class="right">   sent by the origin server during the same second, but both had the</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
217      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   same Last-Modified time, then at least one of those responses would</td><td> </td><td class="right">   same Last-Modified time, then at least one of those responses would</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
218      <tr><td><a name="diff0010" /></td></tr>
219      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   have a Date value equal to its Last-Modified time.  The arbitrary <span class="delete">60-</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   have a Date value equal to its Last-Modified time.  The arbitrary</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
220      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">   second</span> limit guards against the possibility that the Date and <span class="delete">Last-</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   <span class="insert">60-second</span> limit guards against the possibility that the Date and</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
221      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">   Modified</span> values are generated from different clocks or at somewhat</td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   <span class="insert">Last-Modified</span> values are generated from different clocks or at</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
222      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   different times during the preparation of the response.  An</td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   somewhat different times during the preparation of the response.  An</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
223      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   implementation MAY use a value larger than 60 seconds, if it is</td><td> </td><td class="right">   implementation MAY use a value larger than 60 seconds, if it is</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
224      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   believed that 60 seconds is too short.</td><td> </td><td class="right">   believed that 60 seconds is too short.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
225      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
226      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">2.3.  ETag</td><td> </td><td class="right">2.3.  ETag</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
227      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
228      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   The "ETag" header field in a response provides the current entity-tag</td><td> </td><td class="right">   The "ETag" header field in a response provides the current entity-tag</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
229      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   for the selected representation, as determined at the conclusion of</td><td> </td><td class="right">   for the selected representation, as determined at the conclusion of</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
230      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   handling the request.  An entity-tag is an opaque validator for</td><td> </td><td class="right">   handling the request.  An entity-tag is an opaque validator for</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
231      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   differentiating between multiple representations of the same</td><td> </td><td class="right">   differentiating between multiple representations of the same</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
232      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   resource, regardless of whether those multiple representations are</td><td> </td><td class="right">   resource, regardless of whether those multiple representations are</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
233      <tr><td class="lineno"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno"></td></tr>
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235      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   improving service scalability and reliability.</td><td> </td><td class="right">   improving service scalability and reliability.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
236      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
237      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">2.3.2.  Comparison</td><td> </td><td class="right">2.3.2.  Comparison</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
238      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
239      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   There are two entity-tag comparison functions, depending on whether</td><td> </td><td class="right">   There are two entity-tag comparison functions, depending on whether</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
240      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   or not the comparison context allows the use of weak validators:</td><td> </td><td class="right">   or not the comparison context allows the use of weak validators:</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
241      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
242      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   o  Strong comparison: two entity-tags are equivalent if both are not</td><td> </td><td class="right">   o  Strong comparison: two entity-tags are equivalent if both are not</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
243      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      weak and their opaque-tags match character-by-character.</td><td> </td><td class="right">      weak and their opaque-tags match character-by-character.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
244      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
245      <tr><td><a name="diff0011" /></td></tr>
246      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   o  Weak comparison: two entity-tags are equivalent if their <span class="delete">opaque-</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   o  Weak comparison: two entity-tags are equivalent if their</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
247      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">      tags</span> match character-by-character, regardless of either or both</td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      <span class="insert">opaque-tags</span> match character-by-character, regardless of either or</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
248      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">      being tagged as "weak".</td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      both being tagged as "weak".</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
249      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
250      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   The example below shows the results for a set of entity-tag pairs and</td><td> </td><td class="right">   The example below shows the results for a set of entity-tag pairs and</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
251      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   both the weak and strong comparison function results:</td><td> </td><td class="right">   both the weak and strong comparison function results:</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
252      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
253      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   +--------+--------+-------------------+-----------------+</td><td> </td><td class="right">   +--------+--------+-------------------+-----------------+</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
254      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   | ETag 1 | ETag 2 | Strong Comparison | Weak Comparison |</td><td> </td><td class="right">   | ETag 1 | ETag 2 | Strong Comparison | Weak Comparison |</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
255      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   +--------+--------+-------------------+-----------------+</td><td> </td><td class="right">   +--------+--------+-------------------+-----------------+</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
256      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   | W/"1"  | W/"1"  | no match          | match           |</td><td> </td><td class="right">   | W/"1"  | W/"1"  | no match          | match           |</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
257      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   | W/"1"  | W/"2"  | no match          | no match        |</td><td> </td><td class="right">   | W/"1"  | W/"2"  | no match          | no match        |</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
258      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   | W/"1"  | "1"    | no match          | match           |</td><td> </td><td class="right">   | W/"1"  | "1"    | no match          | match           |</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
259      <tr><td class="lineno"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno"></td></tr>
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261      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   send both a strong entity-tag and a Last-Modified value in successful</td><td> </td><td class="right">   send both a strong entity-tag and a Last-Modified value in successful</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
262      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   responses to a retrieval request.</td><td> </td><td class="right">   responses to a retrieval request.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
263      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
264      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   A client:</td><td> </td><td class="right">   A client:</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
265      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
266      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   o  MUST send that entity-tag in any cache validation request (using</td><td> </td><td class="right">   o  MUST send that entity-tag in any cache validation request (using</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
267      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      If-Match or If-None-Match) if an entity-tag has been provided by</td><td> </td><td class="right">      If-Match or If-None-Match) if an entity-tag has been provided by</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
268      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      the origin server.</td><td> </td><td class="right">      the origin server.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
269      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
270      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   o  SHOULD send the Last-Modified value in non-subrange cache</td><td> </td><td class="right">   o  SHOULD send the Last-Modified value in non-subrange cache</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
271      <tr><td><a name="diff0012" /></td></tr>
272      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">      validation requests (using If-Modified-Since) if only a <span class="delete">Last-</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      validation requests (using If-Modified-Since) if only a</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
273      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">      Modified</span> value has been provided by the origin server.</td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      <span class="insert">Last-Modified</span> value has been provided by the origin server.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
274      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
275      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   o  MAY send the Last-Modified value in subrange cache validation</td><td> </td><td class="right">   o  MAY send the Last-Modified value in subrange cache validation</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
276      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      requests (using If-Unmodified-Since) if only a Last-Modified value</td><td> </td><td class="right">      requests (using If-Unmodified-Since) if only a Last-Modified value</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
277      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      has been provided by an HTTP/1.0 origin server.  The user agent</td><td> </td><td class="right">      has been provided by an HTTP/1.0 origin server.  The user agent</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
278      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      SHOULD provide a way to disable this, in case of difficulty.</td><td> </td><td class="right">      SHOULD provide a way to disable this, in case of difficulty.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
279      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
280      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   o  SHOULD send both validators in cache validation requests if both</td><td> </td><td class="right">   o  SHOULD send both validators in cache validation requests if both</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
281      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      an entity-tag and a Last-Modified value have been provided by the</td><td> </td><td class="right">      an entity-tag and a Last-Modified value have been provided by the</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
282      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      origin server.  This allows both HTTP/1.0 and HTTP/1.1 caches to</td><td> </td><td class="right">      origin server.  This allows both HTTP/1.0 and HTTP/1.1 caches to</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
283      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      respond appropriately.</td><td> </td><td class="right">      respond appropriately.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
284      <tr><td class="lineno"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno"></td></tr>
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286      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   data has not changed.</td><td> </td><td class="right">   data has not changed.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
287      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
288      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">     If-Modified-Since = HTTP-date</td><td> </td><td class="right">     If-Modified-Since = HTTP-date</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
289      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
290      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   An example of the field is:</td><td> </td><td class="right">   An example of the field is:</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
291      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
292      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">     If-Modified-Since: Sat, 29 Oct 1994 19:43:31 GMT</td><td> </td><td class="right">     If-Modified-Since: Sat, 29 Oct 1994 19:43:31 GMT</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
293      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
294      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   A recipient MUST ignore If-Modified-Since if the request contains an</td><td> </td><td class="right">   A recipient MUST ignore If-Modified-Since if the request contains an</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
295      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   If-None-Match header field; the condition in If-None-Match is</td><td> </td><td class="right">   If-None-Match header field; the condition in If-None-Match is</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
296      <tr><td><a name="diff0013" /></td></tr>
297      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   considered to be a more accurate replacement for the condition in <span class="delete">If-</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   considered to be a more accurate replacement for the condition in</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
298      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">   Modified-Since,</span> and the two are only combined for the sake of</td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   <span class="insert">If-Modified-Since,</span> and the two are only combined for the sake of</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
299      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   interoperating with older intermediaries that might not implement <span class="delete">If-</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   interoperating with older intermediaries that might not implement</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
300      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">   None-Match.</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   <span class="insert">If-None-Match.</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
301      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
302      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   A recipient MUST ignore the If-Modified-Since header field if the</td><td> </td><td class="right">   A recipient MUST ignore the If-Modified-Since header field if the</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
303      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   received field-value is not a valid HTTP-date, or if the request</td><td> </td><td class="right">   received field-value is not a valid HTTP-date, or if the request</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
304      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   method is neither GET nor HEAD.</td><td> </td><td class="right">   method is neither GET nor HEAD.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
305      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
306      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   A recipient MUST interpret an If-Modified-Since field-value's</td><td> </td><td class="right">   A recipient MUST interpret an If-Modified-Since field-value's</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
307      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   timestamp in terms of the origin server's clock.</td><td> </td><td class="right">   timestamp in terms of the origin server's clock.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
308      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
309      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   If-Modified-Since is typically used for two distinct purposes: 1) to</td><td> </td><td class="right">   If-Modified-Since is typically used for two distinct purposes: 1) to</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
310      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   allow efficient updates of a cached representation that does not have</td><td> </td><td class="right">   allow efficient updates of a cached representation that does not have</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
311      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   an entity-tag and 2) to limit the scope of a web traversal to</td><td> </td><td class="right">   an entity-tag and 2) to limit the scope of a web traversal to</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
312      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   resources that have recently changed.</td><td> </td><td class="right">   resources that have recently changed.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
313      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
314      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   When used for cache updates, a cache will typically use the value of</td><td> </td><td class="right">   When used for cache updates, a cache will typically use the value of</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
315      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   the cached message's Last-Modified field to generate the field value</td><td> </td><td class="right">   the cached message's Last-Modified field to generate the field value</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
316      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   of If-Modified-Since.  This behavior is most interoperable for cases</td><td> </td><td class="right">   of If-Modified-Since.  This behavior is most interoperable for cases</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
317      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   where clocks are poorly synchronized or when the server has chosen to</td><td> </td><td class="right">   where clocks are poorly synchronized or when the server has chosen to</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
318      <tr><td><a name="diff0014" /></td></tr>
319      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   only honor exact timestamp matches (due to a problem with <span class="delete">Last-</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   only honor exact timestamp matches (due to a problem with</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
320      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">   Modified</span> dates that appear to go "back in time" when the origin</td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   <span class="insert">Last-Modified</span> dates that appear to go "back in time" when the origin</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
321      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   server's clock is corrected or a representation is restored from an</td><td> </td><td class="right">   server's clock is corrected or a representation is restored from an</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
322      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   archived backup).  However, caches occasionally generate the field</td><td> </td><td class="right">   archived backup).  However, caches occasionally generate the field</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
323      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   value based on other data, such as the Date header field of the</td><td> </td><td class="right">   value based on other data, such as the Date header field of the</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
324      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   cached message or the local clock time that the message was received,</td><td> </td><td class="right">   cached message or the local clock time that the message was received,</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
325      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   particularly when the cached message does not contain a Last-Modified</td><td> </td><td class="right">   particularly when the cached message does not contain a Last-Modified</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
326      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   field.</td><td> </td><td class="right">   field.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
327      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
328      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   When used for limiting the scope of retrieval to a recent time</td><td> </td><td class="right">   When used for limiting the scope of retrieval to a recent time</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
329      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   window, a user agent will generate an If-Modified-Since field value</td><td> </td><td class="right">   window, a user agent will generate an If-Modified-Since field value</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
330      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   based on either its own local clock or a Date header field received</td><td> </td><td class="right">   based on either its own local clock or a Date header field received</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
331      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   from the server in a prior response.  Origin servers that choose an</td><td> </td><td class="right">   from the server in a prior response.  Origin servers that choose an</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
332      <tr><td><a name="diff0015" /></td></tr>
333      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   exact timestamp match based on the selected representation's <span class="delete">Last-</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   exact timestamp match based on the selected representation's</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
334      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">   Modified</span> field will not be able to help the user agent limit its data</td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   <span class="insert">Last-Modified</span> field will not be able to help the user agent limit its</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
335      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   transfers to only those changed during the specified window.</td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   data transfers to only those changed during the specified window.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
336      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
337      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   An origin server that receives an If-Modified-Since header field</td><td> </td><td class="right">   An origin server that receives an If-Modified-Since header field</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
338      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   SHOULD evaluate the condition prior to performing the method</td><td> </td><td class="right">   SHOULD evaluate the condition prior to performing the method</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
339      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   (Section 5).  The origin server SHOULD NOT perform the requested</td><td> </td><td class="right">   (Section 5).  The origin server SHOULD NOT perform the requested</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
340      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   method if the selected representation's last modification date is</td><td> </td><td class="right">   method if the selected representation's last modification date is</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
341      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   earlier than or equal to the date provided in the field-value;</td><td> </td><td class="right">   earlier than or equal to the date provided in the field-value;</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
342      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   instead, the origin server SHOULD generate a 304 (Not Modified)</td><td> </td><td class="right">   instead, the origin server SHOULD generate a 304 (Not Modified)</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
343      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   response, including only those metadata that are useful for</td><td> </td><td class="right">   response, including only those metadata that are useful for</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
344      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   identifying or updating a previously cached response.</td><td> </td><td class="right">   identifying or updating a previously cached response.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
345      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
346      <tr><td class="lineno"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno"></td></tr>
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348      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   the user agent does not have an entity-tag for the representation.</td><td> </td><td class="right">   the user agent does not have an entity-tag for the representation.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
349      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
350      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">     If-Unmodified-Since = HTTP-date</td><td> </td><td class="right">     If-Unmodified-Since = HTTP-date</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
351      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
352      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   An example of the field is:</td><td> </td><td class="right">   An example of the field is:</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
353      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
354      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">     If-Unmodified-Since: Sat, 29 Oct 1994 19:43:31 GMT</td><td> </td><td class="right">     If-Unmodified-Since: Sat, 29 Oct 1994 19:43:31 GMT</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
355      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
356      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   A recipient MUST ignore If-Unmodified-Since if the request contains</td><td> </td><td class="right">   A recipient MUST ignore If-Unmodified-Since if the request contains</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
357      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   an If-Match header field; the condition in If-Match is considered to</td><td> </td><td class="right">   an If-Match header field; the condition in If-Match is considered to</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
358      <tr><td><a name="diff0016" /></td></tr>
359      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   be a more accurate replacement for the condition in <span class="delete">If-Unmodified-</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   be a more accurate replacement for the condition in</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
360      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"><span class="delete">   Since,</span> and the two are only combined for the sake of interoperating</td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   <span class="insert">If-Unmodified-Since,</span> and the two are only combined for the sake of</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
361      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">   with older intermediaries that might not implement If-Match.</td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   interoperating with older intermediaries that might not implement</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
362      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock"></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">   If-Match.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
363      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
364      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   A recipient MUST ignore the If-Unmodified-Since header field if the</td><td> </td><td class="right">   A recipient MUST ignore the If-Unmodified-Since header field if the</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
365      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   received field-value is not a valid HTTP-date.</td><td> </td><td class="right">   received field-value is not a valid HTTP-date.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
366      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
367      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   A recipient MUST interpret an If-Unmodified-Since field-value's</td><td> </td><td class="right">   A recipient MUST interpret an If-Unmodified-Since field-value's</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
368      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   timestamp in terms of the origin server's clock.</td><td> </td><td class="right">   timestamp in terms of the origin server's clock.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
369      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
370      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   If-Unmodified-Since is most often used with state-changing methods</td><td> </td><td class="right">   If-Unmodified-Since is most often used with state-changing methods</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
371      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   (e.g., POST, PUT, DELETE) to prevent accidental overwrites when</td><td> </td><td class="right">   (e.g., POST, PUT, DELETE) to prevent accidental overwrites when</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
372      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   multiple user agents might be acting in parallel on a resource that</td><td> </td><td class="right">   multiple user agents might be acting in parallel on a resource that</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
373      <tr><td class="lineno"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno"></td></tr>
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375      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">10.1.  Normative References</td><td> </td><td class="right">10.1.  Normative References</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
376      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
377      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   [RFC2119]  Bradner, S., "Key words for use in RFCs to Indicate</td><td> </td><td class="right">   [RFC2119]  Bradner, S., "Key words for use in RFCs to Indicate</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
378      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">              Requirement Levels", BCP 14, RFC 2119, March 1997.</td><td> </td><td class="right">              Requirement Levels", BCP 14, RFC 2119, March 1997.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
379      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
380      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   [RFC5234]  Crocker, D., Ed. and P. Overell, "Augmented BNF for Syntax</td><td> </td><td class="right">   [RFC5234]  Crocker, D., Ed. and P. Overell, "Augmented BNF for Syntax</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
381      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">              Specifications: ABNF", STD 68, RFC 5234, January 2008.</td><td> </td><td class="right">              Specifications: ABNF", STD 68, RFC 5234, January 2008.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
382      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
383      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   [RFC7230]  Fielding, R., Ed. and J. Reschke, Ed., "Hypertext Transfer</td><td> </td><td class="right">   [RFC7230]  Fielding, R., Ed. and J. Reschke, Ed., "Hypertext Transfer</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
384      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">              Protocol (HTTP/1.1): Message Syntax and Routing",</td><td> </td><td class="right">              Protocol (HTTP/1.1): Message Syntax and Routing",</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
385      <tr><td><a name="diff0017" /></td></tr>
386      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">              <span class="delete">draft-ietf-httpbis-p1-messaging-latest (work in progress),</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">              <span class="insert">RFC 7230,</span> June 2014.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
387      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">              June 2014.</td><td> </td><td class="rblock"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
388      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
389      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   [RFC7231]  Fielding, R., Ed. and J. Reschke, Ed., "Hypertext Transfer</td><td> </td><td class="right">   [RFC7231]  Fielding, R., Ed. and J. Reschke, Ed., "Hypertext Transfer</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
390      <tr><td><a name="diff0018" /></td></tr>
391      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">              Protocol (HTTP/1.1): Semantics and Content",</td><td> </td><td class="rblock">              Protocol (HTTP/1.1): Semantics and Content", <span class="insert">RFC 7231,</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
392      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">              <span class="delete">draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics-latest (work in progress),</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
393      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">              June 2014.</td><td> </td><td class="right">              June 2014.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
394      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
395      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   [RFC7233]  Fielding, R., Ed., Lafon, Y., Ed., and J. Reschke, Ed.,</td><td> </td><td class="right">   [RFC7233]  Fielding, R., Ed., Lafon, Y., Ed., and J. Reschke, Ed.,</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
396      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">              "Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP/1.1): Range Requests",</td><td> </td><td class="right">              "Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP/1.1): Range Requests",</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
397      <tr><td><a name="diff0019" /></td></tr>
398      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">              <span class="delete">draft-ietf-httpbis-p5-range-latest (work in progress),</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">              <span class="insert">RFC 7233,</span> June 2014.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
399      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">              June 2014.</td><td> </td><td class="rblock"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
400      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
401      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   [RFC7234]  Fielding, R., Ed., Nottingham, M., Ed., and J. Reschke,</td><td> </td><td class="right">   [RFC7234]  Fielding, R., Ed., Nottingham, M., Ed., and J. Reschke,</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
402      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">              Ed., "Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP/1.1): Caching",</td><td> </td><td class="right">              Ed., "Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP/1.1): Caching",</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
403      <tr><td><a name="diff0020" /></td></tr>
404      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">              <span class="delete">draft-ietf-httpbis-p6-cache-latest (work in progress),</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">              <span class="insert">RFC 7234,</span> June 2014.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
405      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">              June 2014.</td><td> </td><td class="rblock"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
406      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
407      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">10.2.  Informative References</td><td> </td><td class="right">10.2.  Informative References</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
408      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
409      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   [BCP90]    Klyne, G., Nottingham, M., and J. Mogul, "Registration</td><td> </td><td class="right">   [BCP90]    Klyne, G., Nottingham, M., and J. Mogul, "Registration</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
410      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">              Procedures for Message Header Fields", BCP 90, RFC 3864,</td><td> </td><td class="right">              Procedures for Message Header Fields", BCP 90, RFC 3864,</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
411      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">              September 2004.</td><td> </td><td class="right">              September 2004.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
412      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
413      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   [RFC2616]  Fielding, R., Gettys, J., Mogul, J., Frystyk, H.,</td><td> </td><td class="right">   [RFC2616]  Fielding, R., Gettys, J., Mogul, J., Frystyk, H.,</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
414      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">              Masinter, L., Leach, P., and T. Berners-Lee, "Hypertext</td><td> </td><td class="right">              Masinter, L., Leach, P., and T. Berners-Lee, "Hypertext</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
415      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">              Transfer Protocol -- HTTP/1.1", RFC 2616, June 1999.</td><td> </td><td class="right">              Transfer Protocol -- HTTP/1.1", RFC 2616, June 1999.</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
416      <tr><td class="lineno"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno"></td></tr>
417      <tr bgcolor="gray" ><td></td><th><a name="part-l10" /><small>skipping to change at</small><em> page 25, line 32</em></th><th> </th><th><a name="part-r10" /><small>skipping to change at</small><em> page 27, line 8</em></th><td></td></tr>
418      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">    / obs-text</td><td> </td><td class="right">    / obs-text</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
419      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
420      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   obs-text = &lt;obs-text, see [RFC7230], Section 3.2.6&gt;</td><td> </td><td class="right">   obs-text = &lt;obs-text, see [RFC7230], Section 3.2.6&gt;</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
421      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   opaque-tag = DQUOTE *etagc DQUOTE</td><td> </td><td class="right">   opaque-tag = DQUOTE *etagc DQUOTE</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
422      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
423      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   weak = %x57.2F ; W/</td><td> </td><td class="right">   weak = %x57.2F ; W/</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
424      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
425      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">Index</td><td> </td><td class="right">Index</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
426      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
427      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   3</td><td> </td><td class="right">   3</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
428      <tr><td><a name="diff0021" /></td></tr>
429      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">      304 Not Modified (status code)  1<span class="delete">8</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      304 Not Modified (status code)  1<span class="insert">9</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
430      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
431      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   4</td><td> </td><td class="right">   4</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
432      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      412 Precondition Failed (status code)  18</td><td> </td><td class="right">      412 Precondition Failed (status code)  18</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
433      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
434      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   E</td><td> </td><td class="right">   E</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
435      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      ETag header field  9</td><td> </td><td class="right">      ETag header field  9</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
436      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
437      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   G</td><td> </td><td class="right">   G</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
438      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      Grammar</td><td> </td><td class="right">      Grammar</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
439      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">         entity-tag  9</td><td> </td><td class="right">         entity-tag  9</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
440      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">         ETag  9</td><td> </td><td class="right">         ETag  9</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
441      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">         etagc  9</td><td> </td><td class="right">         etagc  9</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
442      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">         If-Match  13</td><td> </td><td class="right">         If-Match  13</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
443      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">         If-Modified-Since  15</td><td> </td><td class="right">         If-Modified-Since  15</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
444      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">         If-None-Match  14</td><td> </td><td class="right">         If-None-Match  14</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
445      <tr><td><a name="diff0022" /></td></tr>
446      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">         If-Unmodified-Since  1<span class="delete">6</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">         If-Unmodified-Since  1<span class="insert">7</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
447      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">         Last-Modified  7</td><td> </td><td class="right">         Last-Modified  7</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
448      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">         opaque-tag  9</td><td> </td><td class="right">         opaque-tag  9</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
449      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">         weak  9</td><td> </td><td class="right">         weak  9</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
450      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
451      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   I</td><td> </td><td class="right">   I</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
452      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      If-Match header field  13</td><td> </td><td class="right">      If-Match header field  13</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
453      <tr><td><a name="diff0023" /></td></tr>
454      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">      If-Modified-Since header field  1<span class="delete">5</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      If-Modified-Since header field  1<span class="insert">6</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
455      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      If-None-Match header field  14</td><td> </td><td class="right">      If-None-Match header field  14</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
456      <tr><td><a name="diff0024" /></td></tr>
457      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="lblock">      If-Unmodified-Since header field  1<span class="delete">6</span></td><td> </td><td class="rblock">      If-Unmodified-Since header field  1<span class="insert">7</span></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
458      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
459      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   L</td><td> </td><td class="right">   L</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
460      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      Last-Modified header field  7</td><td> </td><td class="right">      Last-Modified header field  7</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
461      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
462      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   M</td><td> </td><td class="right">   M</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
463      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      metadata  5</td><td> </td><td class="right">      metadata  5</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
464      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
465      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">   S</td><td> </td><td class="right">   S</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
466      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left">      selected representation  4</td><td> </td><td class="right">      selected representation  4</td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
467      <tr><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td class="lineno" valign="top"></td></tr>
468
469     <tr><td></td><td class="left"></td><td> </td><td class="right"></td><td></td></tr>
470     <tr bgcolor="gray"><th colspan="5" align="center"><a name="end">&nbsp;End of changes. 24 change blocks.&nbsp;</a></th></tr>
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