Opened 11 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

Last modified 7 years ago

#143 closed editorial (fixed)

IANA registry for content/transfer encodings

Reported by: julian.reschke@… Owned by: julian.reschke@…
Priority: urgent Milestone: 10
Component: non-specific Severity: Active WG Document
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Description

The current spec mentions an IANA registry, but doesn't point to it (it is at http://www.iana.org/assignments/http-parameters). Also, it talks about the "initial" registry contents, although in the meantime, at least one encoding ("pack200-gzip") has been added to the registry.

This probably should be rephrased somehow.

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i143.diff (3.1 KB) - added by julian.reschke@… 9 years ago.
proposed patch for parts 1 & 3

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Change History (13)

comment:1 Changed 10 years ago by julian.reschke@…

  • Milestone changed from unassigned to 08
  • Owner set to julian.reschke@…
  • Priority set to normal

Make this consistent with our other registry related changes:

  • spell out the registration procedure in a subsection
  • add a sub section to the IANA registration section

Note that the registry at <http://www.iana.org/assignments/http-parameters> is shared by both Transfer-Codings and Content-Codings, so I would propose to define the registry procedure in Part 1 (for Transfer-Codings), and have Part 3 (Content-Coding) refer to it.

comment:2 Changed 10 years ago by julian.reschke@…

define a single encoding registry, move definition of gzip & friends to part 1.

comment:3 Changed 10 years ago by julian.reschke@…

  • Milestone changed from 08 to 09

comment:4 Changed 9 years ago by julian.reschke@…

  • Milestone changed from 09 to 10

comment:5 Changed 9 years ago by julian.reschke@…

  • Priority changed from normal to urgent

Changed 9 years ago by julian.reschke@…

proposed patch for parts 1 & 3

comment:7 Changed 9 years ago by julian.reschke@…

From [808]:

Clarify not to share coding names between the content coding and the transfer coding registry unless the encoding is the same (see #143)

comment:8 Changed 9 years ago by julian.reschke@…

  • Resolution set to incorporated
  • Status changed from new to closed

comment:9 Changed 9 years ago by julian.reschke@…

From [942]:

Remove "expert review" requirement for transfer/content coding, it is already implied by "specification required" (see #143)

comment:10 Changed 9 years ago by mnot@…

  • Resolution incorporated deleted
  • Status changed from closed to reopened

comment:11 Changed 9 years ago by mnot@…

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from reopened to closed

comment:12 Changed 7 years ago by mnot@…

  • Severity changed from Candidate WG Document to Active WG Document
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