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From Greg Stein <gst...@lyra.org>
Subject Re: Is the HTTP-version in a request case sensitive?
Date Mon, 16 Sep 2002 09:04:53 GMT
On Sat, Sep 14, 2002 at 03:06:53PM -0400, Jim Jagielski wrote:
> There are a number of bug reports for 1.3. and 2.0 regarding how
> we assume that the HTTP version part of a request is case sensitive
> (ie, it must be something like "GET / HTTP/1.1" and not
> "GET / http/1.1") but is that correct?
> 
> I'd like to either close these or correct these...

I believe that Roy has said the *intent* was that they be case-sensitive,
but the spec missed that point. I have no idea how I could find that
discussion, though. The terms would find *way* too many hits... :-)

Cheers,
-g

-- 
Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/

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