[Project_owners] adding Date header to requests

Adam Judson adamsplugins at gmail.com
Thu Nov 22 21:15:43 PST 2007


What are you really trying to do?

How would a date value from a client browser (which could be modified,
fake, or just the result of a poorly set clock) be valuable?

Adam

On 22/11/2007, Arturo 'Buanzo' Busleiman <buanzo at buanzo.com.ar> wrote:
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> Hi group!
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> I'd seen that HTTP responses HAVE a "Date" HTTP header, but HTTP requests do not have one.
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> Would it be OK if I've added a "Date" header to an outgoing http request, with the same format as an
> HTTP response Date header (ex: Date: Thu, 22 Nov 2007 20:51:35 GMT)?
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> Should I use X-Date, or another name, instead?
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> Ideas, insults, etc... are welcome ;)
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