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From William A Rowe Jr <>
Subject Re: [PATCH] on TRACE & RFC compliance
Date Wed, 29 Jun 2016 12:08:08 GMT
The wording change seems fine to me, I'd actually be fine with simply
your last sentence entirely. Our config defaults speak for themselves.

On Wed, Jun 29, 2016 at 6:55 AM, Joe Orton <> wrote:

> We had a couple of people complaining about the language around TRACE in
> the docs, which say disabling TRACE "makes your server noncompliant", a
> claim I found hard to support.
> All methods but HEAD and GET are defined as OPTIONAL, so I'm not sure
> how this is true, am I missing something?
> Is that choice of words just to scare people off?  IIRC there are some
> pretty strong opinions on this; attached is how I'd change it.

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