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From Aleksey Midenkov <...@uezku.kemsu.ru>
Subject Re: AP_CONN_CLOSE on force-response-1.0
Date Sat, 13 Oct 2007 11:58:56 GMT
On Saturday 13 October 2007 02:21:17 Roy T. Fielding wrote:
> On Oct 12, 2007, at 12:25 AM, Aleksey Midenkov wrote:
> > On Thursday 11 October 2007 21:57:21 Roy T. Fielding wrote:
> >> On Oct 11, 2007, at 12:55 AM, Aleksey Midenkov wrote:
> >>>> This is all irrelevant.  No current installation should need any of
> >>>> those env variables set.  They exist solely for working around old
> >>>> versions of old clients that no longer exist on the net.
> >>>
> >>> Not all... We need mod_proxy responding exactly with what protocol
> >>> backend
> >>> server sent. For this purpose we use force-response-1.0.
> >>
> >> Then you are violating the HTTP standard.
> >>
> >> ....Roy
> >
> > Why?
>
> RFC 2616, sec 3.1:
>
>     Due to interoperability problems with HTTP/1.0 proxies discovered
>     since the publication of RFC 2068[33], caching proxies MUST,
> gateways
>     MAY, and tunnels MUST NOT upgrade the request to the highest version
>     they support. The proxy/gateway's response to that request MUST
> be in
>     the same major version as the request.
>
> ....Roy

But our proxy is not caching. Thank you for the warning though!

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