Re: [Ietf-message-headers] provisional registration Accept-Datetime header

Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de> Thu, 20 May 2010 15:11 UTC

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Subject: Re: [Ietf-message-headers] provisional registration Accept-Datetime header
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On 20.05.2010 16:58, Bjoern Hoehrmann wrote:
> * Herbert Van de Sompel wrote:
>> PROVISIONAL MESSAGE HEADER FIELD SUBMISSION TEMPLATE:
>>
>>     Header field name: Accept-Datetime
>>
>>     Applicable protocol: http
>>
>>     Status: provisional
>>
>>     Author/Change controller: Herbert Van de Sompel,
>> hvdsomp@gmail.com, Los Alamos National Laboratory, http://public.lanl.gov/herbertv/
>> , Memento Development Group at memento-dev@googlegroups.com
>>
>>     Specification document(s): http://www.mementoweb.org/guide/http/
>
> Per RFC 3864 section 4.2.2 the specification should indicate an email
> address "for sending technical comments and discussion of the proposed
> message header". Could that be added? I also note that it would be use-
> ful if the specification had some definitional sentence ala "The Accept-
> Datetime header is a HTTP request-header that ...".

+1

I see slides, guides, examples, but what I couldn't find quickly was the 
actual definition. (I think it would be great to have just the core 
definitions in an IETF document....)

Best regards, Julian