Structured Field Values for HTTP
draft-ietf-httpbis-header-structure-19

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2020-08-11
19 (System) RFC Editor state changed to RFC-EDITOR from EDIT
2020-07-16
19 Tero Kivinen Closed request for Last Call review by SECDIR with state 'Overtaken by Events'
2020-07-16
19 Tero Kivinen Assignment of request for Last Call review by SECDIR to Stefan Santesson was marked no-response
2020-07-10
19 (System) IANA Action state changed to No IANA Actions from In Progress
2020-07-10
19 (System) RFC Editor state changed to EDIT
2020-07-10
19 (System) IESG state changed to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent
2020-07-10
19 (System) Announcement was received by RFC Editor
2020-07-10
19 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress
2020-07-10
19 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to Approved-announcement sent from Approved-announcement to be sent
2020-07-10
19 Amy Vezza IESG has approved the document
2020-07-10
19 Amy Vezza Closed "Approve" ballot
2020-07-10
19 Amy Vezza Ballot approval text was generated
2020-07-10
19 Barry Leiba IESG state changed to Approved-announcement to be sent from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup
2020-06-06
19 Benjamin Kaduk
[Ballot comment]
Thank you for addressing my discuss (and comment!) points, and explaining
in cases where they were non-issues.

I do wonder whether (In Sections …
2020-06-06
19 Benjamin Kaduk Ballot comment text updated for Benjamin Kaduk
2020-06-06
19 Benjamin Kaduk [Ballot comment]
Thank you for addressing my discuss (and comment!) points, and explaining
in cases where they were non-issues.
2020-06-06
19 Benjamin Kaduk [Ballot Position Update] Position for Benjamin Kaduk has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2020-06-04
19 Magnus Westerlund [Ballot comment]
Thanks for addressing my issues and responding to comments. I have cleared.
2020-06-04
19 Magnus Westerlund [Ballot Position Update] Position for Magnus Westerlund has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2020-06-03
19 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Followup from Revised ID Needed
2020-06-03
19 (System) IANA Review state changed to Version Changed - Review Needed from IANA OK - No Actions Needed
2020-06-03
19 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-ietf-httpbis-header-structure-19.txt
2020-06-03
19 (System) New version approved
2020-06-03
19 (System) Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@varnish-cache.org>
2020-06-03
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2020-06-03
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2020-05-21
18 Cindy Morgan IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation::Revised I-D Needed from IESG Evaluation
2020-05-21
18 Roman Danyliw
[Ballot comment]
Thanks for explaining the parsing algorithms in my earlier DISCUSS points.
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** Section 4.1. Reading steps 1 – 6 like pseudo-code, if …
2020-05-21
18 Roman Danyliw [Ballot Position Update] Position for Roman Danyliw has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2020-05-21
18 Murray Kucherawy
[Ballot comment]
Thanks for this work.

I support Benjamin's DISCUSS point about case sensitivity especially with respect to how a consumed dictionary should be used.  …
2020-05-21
18 Murray Kucherawy [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Murray Kucherawy
2020-05-20
18 Roman Danyliw
[Ballot discuss]
(I appreciate that this is pseudo-code which has inherent ambiguity sometimes, so please let me know if I've interpreted it in an unintended …
2020-05-20
18 Roman Danyliw
[Ballot comment]
** Section 4.1. Reading steps 1 – 6 like pseudo-code, if Step 1 is true, output_string will be undefined in Step 6.    …
2020-05-20
18 Roman Danyliw [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Roman Danyliw
2020-05-20
18 Magnus Westerlund
[Ballot discuss]
A. Section 3.1:

  The ABNF for Lists in HTTP fields is:

  sh-list      = list-member *( *SP "," *SP list-member …
2020-05-20
18 Magnus Westerlund
[Ballot comment]
1. Section 2, page 8:
  --8<--
    42. Foo-Example Header

  The Foo-Example HTTP header field conveys information about how
  …
2020-05-20
18 Magnus Westerlund [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Magnus Westerlund
2020-05-20
18 Martin Duke
[Ballot comment]
== Discuss resolved, as have these nits below.

Thanks for this noble attempt to tame the wildness that is the HTTP spec!

Comments: …
2020-05-20
18 Martin Duke [Ballot Position Update] Position for Martin Duke has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2020-05-20
18 Deborah Brungard [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Deborah Brungard
2020-05-20
18 Robert Wilton
[Ballot comment]
Hi,

Thank you for writing this document.  As per the other comments, more effort to have a tighter specification of HTTP header fields …
2020-05-20
18 Robert Wilton [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Robert Wilton
2020-05-20
18 Warren Kumari
[Ballot comment]
The document starts with "Specifying the syntax of new HTTP header (and trailer) fields is an onerous task; even with the guidance in …
2020-05-20
18 Warren Kumari [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Warren Kumari
2020-05-20
18 Éric Vyncke
[Ballot comment]
Thank you for the work put into this document. The document is easy to read. And I loved the good old ASCII scissors …
2020-05-20
18 Éric Vyncke [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Éric Vyncke
2020-05-19
18 Alvaro Retana [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Alvaro Retana
2020-05-18
18 Benjamin Kaduk
[Ballot discuss]
Thanks for this document; it will be very nice to have this
more-structured mechanism available for future HTTP header (and trailer)
fields.

(0) …
2020-05-18
18 Benjamin Kaduk
[Ballot comment]
Is the document toolchain used for this document responsible for the
rendering of em dashes as a single hyphen, as opposed to normal …
2020-05-18
18 Benjamin Kaduk [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Benjamin Kaduk
2020-05-18
18 Alissa Cooper
[Ballot comment]
Per the Gen-ART review, it seems like at a minimum the options available for integers larger than 10^15 should be noted somewhere so …
2020-05-18
18 Alissa Cooper [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Alissa Cooper
2020-05-17
18 Erik Kline
[Ballot comment]
Overall, several questions I had while reading the first time were answered,
either directly or implicitly, by text that followed.

[[ questions ]] …
2020-05-17
18 Erik Kline [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Erik Kline
2020-05-17
18 Martin Duke
[Ballot discuss]
This is probably a simple one, and perhaps I'm missing something obvious:

Throughout Section 3, the document specifies minimum data structure sizes (1024 …
2020-05-17
18 Martin Duke
[Ballot comment]
Thanks for this noble attempt to tame the wildness that is the HTTP spec!

Comments:
- While this is by no means a …
2020-05-17
18 Martin Duke [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Martin Duke
2020-05-04
18 David Schinazi Request for Last Call review by GENART Completed: Ready with Nits. Reviewer: David Schinazi. Sent review to list.
2020-05-04
18 Amy Vezza Placed on agenda for telechat - 2020-05-21
2020-05-04
18 Barry Leiba Ballot has been issued
2020-05-04
18 Barry Leiba [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Barry Leiba
2020-05-04
18 Barry Leiba Created "Approve" ballot
2020-05-04
18 Barry Leiba IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation from Waiting for AD Go-Ahead
2020-05-04
18 Gunter Van de Velde Closed request for Last Call review by OPSDIR with state 'Overtaken by Events'
2020-05-04
18 (System) IESG state changed to Waiting for AD Go-Ahead from In Last Call
2020-04-27
18 (System) IANA Review state changed to IANA OK - No Actions Needed from IANA - Review Needed
2020-04-27
18 Sabrina Tanamal
(Via drafts-lastcall@iana.org): IESG/Authors/WG Chairs:

The IANA Functions Operator has reviewed draft-ietf-httpbis-header-structure-18, which is currently in Last Call, and has the following comments:

We understand that …
2020-04-23
18 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to David Schinazi
2020-04-23
18 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to David Schinazi
2020-04-23
18 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Stefan Santesson
2020-04-23
18 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Stefan Santesson
2020-04-21
18 Tim Chown Assignment of request for Last Call review by OPSDIR to Tim Chown was rejected
2020-04-21
18 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR is assigned to Tim Chown
2020-04-21
18 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR is assigned to Tim Chown
2020-04-20
18 Amy Vezza IANA Review state changed to IANA - Review Needed
2020-04-20
18 Amy Vezza
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18 Barry Leiba Ballot approval text was generated
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2020-04-19
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2020-04-19
18 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-ietf-httpbis-header-structure-18.txt
2020-04-19
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2020-04-08
17 Tommy Pauly
# Shepherd Writeup for draft-ietf-httpbis-header-structure

## 1. Summary

Tommy Pauly is the document shepherd. Barry Leiba is the responsible Area Director.

This document defines a …
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2020-04-08
17 Tommy Pauly
# Shepherd Writeup for draft-ietf-httpbis-header-structure

## 1. Summary

Tommy Pauly is the document shepherd. Barry Leiba is the responsible Area Director.

This document defines a …
2020-03-24
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2020-03-24
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2020-03-24
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2020-03-15
17 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-ietf-httpbis-header-structure-17.txt
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2020-01-29
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2020-01-28
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2019-10-31
14 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-ietf-httpbis-header-structure-14.txt
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2019-08-25
13 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-ietf-httpbis-header-structure-13.txt
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11 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-ietf-httpbis-header-structure-11.txt
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10 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-ietf-httpbis-header-structure-10.txt
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09 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-ietf-httpbis-header-structure-09.txt
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2018-10-23
08 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-ietf-httpbis-header-structure-08.txt
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08 (System) New version approved
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2018-07-02
07 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-ietf-httpbis-header-structure-07.txt
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2018-06-05
06 Mark Nottingham This document now replaces draft-ietf-httpbis-jfv, draft-kamp-httpbis-structure, draft-nottingham-structured-headers instead of draft-ietf-httpbis-jfv, draft-nottingham-structured-headers
2018-06-05
06 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-ietf-httpbis-header-structure-06.txt
2018-06-05
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04 Mark Nottingham This document now replaces draft-ietf-httpbis-jfv, draft-nottingham-structured-headers instead of draft-ietf-httpbis-jfv
2018-03-05
04 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-ietf-httpbis-header-structure-04.txt
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03 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-ietf-httpbis-header-structure-03.txt
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03 (System) New version approved
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02 Mark Nottingham Notification list changed to Patrick McManus <mcmanus@ducksong.com>
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02 Mark Nottingham Document shepherd changed to Patrick McManus
2017-11-26
02 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-ietf-httpbis-header-structure-02.txt
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02 (System) New version approved
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2017-04-25
01 Poul-Henning Kamp New version available: draft-ietf-httpbis-header-structure-01.txt
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01 (System) New version approved
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00 Patrick McManus Added to session: IETF-98: httpbis  Fri-0900
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00 Mark Nottingham This document now replaces draft-ietf-httpbis-jfv instead of None
2016-12-12
00 Poul-Henning Kamp New version available: draft-ietf-httpbis-header-structure-00.txt
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00 (System) WG -00 approved
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00 Poul-Henning Kamp Set submitter to "Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@varnish-cache.org>", replaces to (none) and sent approval email to group chairs: httpbis-chairs@ietf.org
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