Re: [Ietf-message-headers] Registration update: Content-MD5

Graham Klyne <gk@ninebynine.org> Tue, 16 October 2018 07:39 UTC

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Subject: Re: [Ietf-message-headers] Registration update: Content-MD5
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Just to be clear, this is just use with HTTP that's being obsoleted?

It's also registered as a MIME header.  The reason for obsoleting per RFC7231 
appears to be inconsistent HTTP implementations, so I guess that doesn't apply 
to MIME/email?

#g
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On 15/10/2018 05:30, Mark Nottingham wrote:
> As discussed on the HTTP Working Group mailing list [1], we'd like to update the registry entry for Content-MD5 in HTTP.
>
> Proposed template:
>
> Header name: Content-MD5
> Protocol: http
> Status: obsoleted
> Reference: RFC2616 (obsoleted by RFC7231, Appendix B)
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> Cheers,
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> 1.  https://www.w3.org/mid/C94E5914-F5F0-46D0-BABB-D42EE45DF10D@mnot.net
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