On the use of HTTP as a Substrate

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HTTP is often used as a substrate for other application protocols. This document specifies best practices for these protocols' use of HTTP. Note to Readers The issues list for this draft can be found at https://github.com/mnot/I-D/labels/bcp56bis . The most recent (often, unpublished) draft is at https://mnot.github.io/I-D/bcp56bis/ . Recent changes are listed at https://github.com/mnot/I-D/commits/gh- pages/bcp56bis .


Mark Nottingham (mnot@mnot.net)

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