Use of the Content-Disposition Header Field in the Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Author Julian Reschke 
Last updated 2010-09-14 (latest revision 2010-08-30)
Replaced by RFC 6266
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HTTP/1.1 defines the Content-Disposition response header field, but points out that it is not part of the HTTP/1.1 Standard. This specification takes over the definition and registration of Content- Disposition, as used in HTTP, and clarifies internationalization aspects.


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