Structured Headers for HTTP

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Authors Mark Nottingham  , Poul-Henning Kamp 
Last updated 2017-10-29
Replaced by RFC 8941
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This document describes Structured Headers, a way of simplifying HTTP header field definition and parsing. It is intended for use by new HTTP header fields.


Mark Nottingham (
Poul-Henning Kamp (

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