HTTP Header Common Structure

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Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (httpbis WG)
Last updated 2017-10-27 (latest revision 2017-04-25)
Replaces draft-ietf-httpbis-jfv
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An abstract data model for HTTP headers, "Common Structure", and a HTTP/1 serialization of it, generalized from current HTTP headers. Note to Readers Discussion of this draft takes place on the HTTP working group mailing list (, which is archived at . Working Group information can be found at ; source code and issues list for this draft can be found at .


Poul-Henning Kamp (

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