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From Jan Lehnardt <>
Subject Re: Varnish and Multi-doc Fetch?
Date Fri, 11 Sep 2009 18:26:13 GMT
Hi Paul,

On 11 Sep 2009, at 20:20, Paul Davis wrote:

>> We could also start supporting GET bodies :)
> Its not about us supporting GET bodies. Its about everyone else
> supporting them. And by everyone, I mean everyone from http client
> libraries to proxy implementations.
> Last I recall on the subject was that GET bodies only arguably exist
> because they're never explicitly forbidden. I'm not particularly
> familiar with all the details though so I could be wrong on that
> point.

I'm aware of these points ;) — I'm suggesting merely that we probably
want to implement it "the right way" (GET + body, my opinion) first and
real-world workarounds second. Users who can trust their infrastructure
can use the right way and maybe raise awareness of incomplete RFC
compliance with other projects and vendors.

Fixing The Web one step at a time.

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