Changeset 1868


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Timestamp:
Sep 5, 2012, 11:52:52 PM (7 years ago)
Author:
fielding@…
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State that the q in qvalues is case-sensitive. Addresses #378

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

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    16621662         that a client can be assured of buffering the entire response.
    16631663      </p>
    1664       <p id="rfc.section.4.3.p.7">When multiple transfer-codings are acceptable, the client <em class="bcp14">MAY</em> rank the codings by preference using a "q" parameter (similar to the qvalues used in content negotiation fields, <a href="p2-semantics.html#quality.values" title="Quality Values">Section 6.3.1</a> of <a href="#Part2" id="rfc.xref.Part2.11"><cite title="Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP/1.1): Semantics and Content">[Part2]</cite></a>). The rank value is a real number in the range 0 through 1, where 0.001 is the least preferred and 1 is the most preferred;
     1664      <p id="rfc.section.4.3.p.7">When multiple transfer-codings are acceptable, the client <em class="bcp14">MAY</em> rank the codings by preference using a case-insensitive "q" parameter (similar to the qvalues used in content negotiation
     1665         fields, <a href="p2-semantics.html#quality.values" title="Quality Values">Section 6.3.1</a> of <a href="#Part2" id="rfc.xref.Part2.11"><cite title="Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP/1.1): Semantics and Content">[Part2]</cite></a>). The rank value is a real number in the range 0 through 1, where 0.001 is the least preferred and 1 is the most preferred;
    16651666         a value of 0 means "not acceptable".
    16661667      </p>
  • draft-ietf-httpbis/latest/p1-messaging.xml

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    20832083<t>
    20842084   When multiple transfer-codings are acceptable, the client &MAY; rank the
    2085    codings by preference using a "q" parameter (similar to the qvalues
    2086    used in content negotiation fields, &qvalue;). The rank value is a real
    2087    number in the range 0 through 1, where 0.001 is the least preferred and
    2088    1 is the most preferred; a value of 0 means "not acceptable".
     2085   codings by preference using a case-insensitive "q" parameter (similar to
     2086   the qvalues used in content negotiation fields, &qvalue;). The rank value
     2087   is a real number in the range 0 through 1, where 0.001 is the least
     2088   preferred and 1 is the most preferred; a value of 0 means "not acceptable".
    20892089</t>
    20902090<t>
  • draft-ietf-httpbis/latest/p2-semantics.html

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    17661766      </div>
    17671767      <h3 id="rfc.section.6.3.1"><a href="#rfc.section.6.3.1">6.3.1</a>&nbsp;<a id="quality.values" href="#quality.values">Quality Values</a></h3>
    1768       <p id="rfc.section.6.3.1.p.1">Many of the request header fields for proactive content negotiation use a common parameter, named "q", to assign a relative
    1769          "weight" to the preference for that associated kind of content. This weight is referred to as a "quality value" (or "qvalue")
    1770          because the same parameter name is often used within server configurations to assign a weight to the relative quality of the
    1771          various representations that can be selected for a resource.
     1768      <p id="rfc.section.6.3.1.p.1">Many of the request header fields for proactive content negotiation use a common parameter, named "q" (case-insensitive),
     1769         to assign a relative "weight" to the preference for that associated kind of content. This weight is referred to as a "quality
     1770         value" (or "qvalue") because the same parameter name is often used within server configurations to assign a weight to the
     1771         relative quality of the various representations that can be selected for a resource.
    17721772      </p>
    17731773      <p id="rfc.section.6.3.1.p.2">The weight is normalized to a real number in the range 0 through 1, where 0.001 is the least preferred and 1 is the most preferred;
  • draft-ietf-httpbis/latest/p2-semantics.xml

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    18221822<t>
    18231823   Many of the request header fields for proactive content negotiation
    1824    use a common parameter, named "q", to assign a relative "weight" to the
    1825    preference for that associated kind of content.
     1824   use a common parameter, named "q" (case-insensitive), to assign a relative
     1825   "weight" to the preference for that associated kind of content.
    18261826   This weight is referred to as a "quality value" (or "qvalue") because
    18271827   the same parameter name is often used within server configurations to
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