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Timestamp:
16/01/14 22:18:12 (6 years ago)
Author:
julian.reschke@…
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clarify that received-by is not a header field, but a field value component (see# 531)

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

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    20422042                  safe to use in response, or within a later request, as described in <a href="#http.version" title="Protocol Versioning">Section&nbsp;2.6</a>. For brevity, the protocol-name is omitted when the received protocol is HTTP.
    20432043               </p>
    2044                <p id="rfc.section.5.7.1.p.6">The received-by field is normally the host and optional port number of a recipient server or client that subsequently forwarded
    2045                   the message. However, if the real host is considered to be sensitive information, a sender <em class="bcp14">MAY</em> replace it with a pseudonym. If a port is not provided, a recipient <em class="bcp14">MAY</em> interpret that as meaning it was received on the default TCP port, if any, for the received-protocol.
     2044               <p id="rfc.section.5.7.1.p.6">The received-by portion of the field value is normally the host and optional port number of a recipient server or client that
     2045                  subsequently forwarded the message. However, if the real host is considered to be sensitive information, a sender <em class="bcp14">MAY</em> replace it with a pseudonym. If a port is not provided, a recipient <em class="bcp14">MAY</em> interpret that as meaning it was received on the default TCP port, if any, for the received-protocol.
    20462046               </p>
    20472047               <p id="rfc.section.5.7.1.p.7">A sender <em class="bcp14">MAY</em> generate comments in the Via header field to identify the software of each recipient, analogous to the <a href="p2-semantics.html#header.user-agent" class="smpl">User-Agent</a> and <a href="p2-semantics.html#header.server" class="smpl">Server</a> header fields. However, all comments in the Via field are optional and a recipient <em class="bcp14">MAY</em> remove them prior to forwarding the message.
  • draft-ietf-httpbis/latest/p1-messaging.xml

    r2550 r2551  
    26912691</t>
    26922692<t>
    2693    The received-by field is normally the host and optional port number of a
    2694    recipient server or client that subsequently forwarded the message.
     2693   The received-by portion of the field value is normally the host and optional
     2694   port number of a recipient server or client that subsequently forwarded the
     2695   message.
    26952696   However, if the real host is considered to be sensitive information, a
    26962697   sender &MAY; replace it with a pseudonym. If a port is not provided,
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