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From "William A. Rowe, Jr." <>
Subject Re: Reorder the http header generated by tomcat
Date Wed, 05 Mar 2008 17:37:44 GMT
Jim Jagielski wrote:
> Requiring any specific order on HTTP response headers is
> completely bogus...


To elaborate on why Jim thinks so (and we all agree)...

- it's not spec.  You cannot rely on this when authoring a user agent.

- proxies can and will reorder whatever pretty order you assign to the
   response headers from the server agent.

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