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From "Roy T. Fielding" <>
Subject Re: mod_headers and 304 Not Modified
Date Tue, 22 May 2001 00:15:25 GMT
> It seems that only certain headers are sent on these [304] responses, all
> others are stripped. Is this a requirement of HTTP? Can anyone explain
> why this is like this?

A 304 response is supposed to send the minimum amount of information
necessary to indicate that that a cache should use its local data.


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