Re: [Ietf-message-headers] [websec] HTTP 'Origin' permanent and provisional

Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net> Thu, 14 February 2013 18:18 UTC

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Subject: Re: [Ietf-message-headers] [websec] HTTP 'Origin' permanent and provisional
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* Graham Klyne wrote:
>On 13/02/2013 20:32, SM wrote:
>> It's easier to fix the bug first.
>>
>> The following could be used:
>>
>>    "When a new entry is recorded in the permanent message header field
>>     registry, IANA will remove any corresponding entries (with the same
>>     field name and protocol) from the provisional registry."
>>
>> That avoids overlapping values.
>
>Just for the record:
>
>   http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc3864.txt, section 4.3

Excellent. I gave up grepping for "same" after the first couple of hits.
I agree that Graham should just go ahead and ask IANA to remove the re-
dundant entry (I'd have done that, copying ietf-message-headers, had I
found the text above).
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