Re: [apps-discuss] Partially fulfilled / draft-nottingham-http-new-status

"Markus Lanthaler" <markus.lanthaler@gmx.net> Wed, 07 December 2011 02:30 UTC

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Subject: Re: [apps-discuss] Partially fulfilled / draft-nottingham-http-new-status
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On Tue, Dec 6, 2011 at 4:44 PM, Alex Rousskov wrote:

> A third way would be to return a 200 OK response with an extension
> response header or custom body that indicates which parts of the request
> were not "fully fulfilled".
>
> A forth way would be to include extension request headers or custom body
> pieces indicating client preferences with regard to considering
> partially fulfilled requests successful.

What do you mean by extension response/request headers? Are you talking
about RFC 2774 [1] or just some proprietary (X-)headers?


[1] http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc2774.txt


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