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From André Malo>
Subject Re: replacing Date header
Date Wed, 18 Feb 2015 09:59:16 GMT
* Tim Bannister wrote:

> On 17 Feb 2015, at 22:21, André Malo <> wrote:
> > However, I always saw this Date header handling as a way to enforce RFC
> > compliance (e.g. to overwrite Date-headers in mod_asis handlers and
> > crappy backends). Wrong Date headers may have a huge impact, as I see
> > it. But then, maybe I'm overrating that.
> So maybe the logic should be to preserve a Date: header iff it is
> compliant with the relevant RFC? With this, modules that want a Date:
> header automatically added need only to ensure they don't assert an
> apparently valid Date header.

Hmm, which would be the current (!) server time in the correct format. We 
might need to define some epsilon time which is still acceptable or so.

... it's probably cheaper to keep it as it is right now ;-)

Winnetous Erbe: <>

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