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From Brian Behlendorf <>
Subject Re: Two new modules (controlling Expires header)
Date Wed, 07 Feb 1996 06:09:19 GMT
On Tue, 6 Feb 1996, David Robinson wrote:
> There is absolutely no good reason to change the expiry date on an file
> simply because it was accessed.

Why not?  That's how DNS works, pretty effectively too.  Let's face it - 
for most documents out there there *is* no date at which the document 
"goes bad", in the same way that milk goes bad.  At least in the opinions 
of the authors, which is all that matters here. 


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