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Timestamp:
Aug 8, 2011, 1:04:39 PM (8 years ago)
Author:
fielding@…
Message:

Change multiple whitespace trimming recommendation to reflect
the common practice of using SP to erase line folding without
copying the buffer.

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  • draft-ietf-httpbis/latest/p1-messaging.html

    r1391 r1392  
    821821      </div>
    822822      <div id="rule.OWS">
    823          <p id="rfc.section.1.2.2.p.2">The OWS rule is used where zero or more linear whitespace octets might appear. OWS <em class="bcp14">SHOULD</em> either not be produced or be produced as a single SP. Multiple OWS octets that occur within field-content <em class="bcp14">SHOULD</em> be replaced with a single SP before interpreting the field value or forwarding the message downstream.
     823         <p id="rfc.section.1.2.2.p.2">The OWS rule is used where zero or more linear whitespace octets might appear. OWS <em class="bcp14">SHOULD</em> either not be produced or be produced as a single SP. Multiple OWS octets that occur within field-content <em class="bcp14">SHOULD</em> either be replaced with a single SP or transformed to all SP octets (each WSP octet other than SP replaced with SP) before
     824            interpreting the field value or forwarding the message downstream.
    824825         </p>
    825826      </div>
    826827      <div id="rule.RWS">
    827          <p id="rfc.section.1.2.2.p.3">RWS is used when at least one linear whitespace octet is required to separate field tokens. RWS <em class="bcp14">SHOULD</em> be produced as a single SP. Multiple RWS octets that occur within field-content <em class="bcp14">SHOULD</em> be replaced with a single SP before interpreting the field value or forwarding the message downstream.
     828         <p id="rfc.section.1.2.2.p.3">RWS is used when at least one linear whitespace octet is required to separate field tokens. RWS <em class="bcp14">SHOULD</em> be produced as a single SP. Multiple RWS octets octets that occur within field-content <em class="bcp14">SHOULD</em> either be replaced with a single SP or transformed to all SP octets (each WSP octet other than SP replaced with SP) before
     829            interpreting the field value or forwarding the message downstream.
    828830         </p>
    829831      </div>
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