ietf-nntp Where are we at?

Russ Allbery rra at
Fri Jun 28 08:56:02 PDT 2002

Charles Lindsey <chl at> writes:
> Russ Allbery <rra at> writes:

>> Why not simply try and see if you get a 503 response from HDR?

> Yes, that is what one would have to do if one were patching up an
> existing feature like XHDR, but here we start with a clean slate, so why
> not do the job properly?

What's improper about trying and seeing if you get a 503 response?  What
problem are you trying to solve?

> Maybe I will propose some text.

I suggest clearly explaining the problem you're trying to solve first,
because right now I don't understand.

Russ Allbery (rra at             <>

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