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On the use of HTTP as a Substrate

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Author Mark Nottingham
Last updated 2017-11-13 (Latest revision 2017-05-10)
Replaced by draft-ietf-httpbis-bcp56bis, RFC 9205
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:


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 . The most recent (often, unpublished) draft is at . Recent changes are listed at pages/bcp56bis .


Mark Nottingham

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