IPP> HTTP 1.0 usage in IPP 1.0

IPP> HTTP 1.0 usage in IPP 1.0

IPP> HTTP 1.0 usage in IPP 1.0

Scott Lawrence lawrence at agranat.com
Mon Oct 12 15:35:07 EDT 1998


> Babak Jahromi wrote:
> 
> > 1) Are most people planning to support HTTP 1.0 also?
> > 2) If not, how are you going to fail HTTP 1.0 requests?
> 
> Even if you make a client that tries 1.0 first (which is not a decision I
> would have made), there is no reason for a server to reject a 1.0 request
> if it supports 1.1.

Paul Moore wrote:

> but if it only supports 1.1  (an allowed thing to do) what will the reject
> of 1.0 look like?

You could send 'Version Not Supported' (look up the number in the HTTP
spec), I suppose, but that is really for rejecting a request higher than
that implemented by the server.  Any 1.1 server should be able to handle
any 1.0 request - there would be no reason to reject it.



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