tomcat-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Christopher Schultz <ch...@christopherschultz.net>
Subject Re: HtttServletRequest.getSession()
Date Fri, 17 Sep 2010 17:02:31 GMT
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
Hash: SHA1

Brian,

On 9/17/2010 7:00 AM, Brian McBride wrote:
> My interpretation is still that 2109 defines the
> behaviour of Set-Cookie and 2965 that of Set-Cookie2 and that the intent
> was that Set-Cookie2 should obsolete Set-Cookie, i.e. 2109 still defines
> the behaviour of Set-Cookie.

+1

That's the beauty of backward-compatibility, market inertia, and and the
never-ending string of RFCs you have to read to figure out just what the
hell is really going on.

> I presume the behaviour of
> Set-Cookie2 is not backwards compatible with that of Set-Cookie and
> hence the introduction of a new header.

Exactly.

- -chris
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Version: GnuPG v1.4.10 (MingW32)
Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - http://enigmail.mozdev.org/

iEYEARECAAYFAkyTnycACgkQ9CaO5/Lv0PA3+ACfXRVr0xsEiXUMRE0UAH1j6dEy
FlwAn1pQMNHfGkI9NKJKQH/uUgmXkacB
=XI/U
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----

---------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe@tomcat.apache.org
For additional commands, e-mail: users-help@tomcat.apache.org


Mime
View raw message