Changeset 807

07/04/10 11:43:03 (13 years ago)

Clarify that recipients SHOULD parse dates case-insensitively (see #165)

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

    r805 r807  
    404404      <meta name="dct.creator" content="Reschke, J. F.">
    405405      <meta name="dct.identifier" content="urn:ietf:id:draft-ietf-httpbis-p1-messaging-latest">
    406       <meta name="dct.issued" scheme="ISO8601" content="2010-04-06">
     406      <meta name="dct.issued" scheme="ISO8601" content="2010-04-07">
    407407      <meta name="dct.replaces" content="urn:ietf:rfc:2616">
    408408      <meta name="dct.abstract" content="The Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) is an application-level protocol for distributed, collaborative, hypertext information systems. HTTP has been in use by the World Wide Web global information initiative since 1990. This document is Part 1 of the seven-part specification that defines the protocol referred to as &#34;HTTP/1.1&#34; and, taken together, obsoletes RFC 2616. Part 1 provides an overview of HTTP and its associated terminology, defines the &#34;http&#34; and &#34;https&#34; Uniform Resource Identifier (URI) schemes, defines the generic message syntax and parsing requirements for HTTP message frames, and describes general security concerns for implementations.">
    435435            </tr>
    436436            <tr>
    437                <td class="left">Expires: October 8, 2010</td>
     437               <td class="left">Expires: October 9, 2010</td>
    438438               <td class="right">HP</td>
    439439            </tr>
    488488            <tr>
    489489               <td class="left"></td>
    490                <td class="right">April 6, 2010</td>
     490               <td class="right">April 7, 2010</td>
    491491            </tr>
    492492         </tbody>
    516516         in progress”.
    517517      </p>
    518       <p>This Internet-Draft will expire in October 8, 2010.</p>
     518      <p>This Internet-Draft will expire in October 9, 2010.</p>
    519519      <h1><a id="rfc.copyrightnotice" href="#rfc.copyrightnotice">Copyright Notice</a></h1>
    520520      <p>Copyright © 2010 IETF Trust and the persons identified as the document authors. All rights reserved.</p>
    28162816            the "year 2000" problem).
    28172817         </li>
     2818         <li>Although all date formats are specified to be case-sensitive, recipients <em class="bcp14">SHOULD</em> match day, week and timezone names case-insensitively.
     2819         </li>
    28182820         <li>An HTTP/1.1 implementation <em class="bcp14">MAY</em> internally represent a parsed Expires date as earlier than the proper value, but <em class="bcp14">MUST NOT</em> internally represent a parsed Expires date as later than the proper value.
    28192821         </li>
    33743376      <ul>
    33753377         <li> &lt;<a href=""></a>&gt;: "Clarification of the term 'deflate'"
     3378         </li>
     3379         <li> &lt;<a href=""></a>&gt;: "Case-sensitivity of HTTP-date"
    33763380         </li>
    33773381      </ul>
  • draft-ietf-httpbis/latest/p1-messaging.xml

    r805 r807  
    45894589        in the past (this helps solve the "year 2000" problem).</t>
     4591     <t>Although all date formats are specified to be case-sensitive,
     4592        recipients &SHOULD; match day, week and timezone names
     4593        case-insensitively.</t>
    45914595     <t>An HTTP/1.1 implementation &MAY; internally represent a parsed
    45924596        Expires date as earlier than the proper value, but &MUST-NOT;
    55145518      "Clarification of the term 'deflate'"
    55155519    </t>
     5520    <t>
     5521      <eref target=""/>:
     5522      "Case-sensitivity of HTTP-date"
     5523    </t>
    55165524  </list>
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