nginx enforces case-sensitivity incorrectly

Maxim Dounin mdounin at
Tue Sep 15 11:10:42 MSD 2009


On Mon, Sep 14, 2009 at 05:21:48PM -0700, Matthew Dempsky wrote:

> According to RFC 2616, the "HTTP" string literal in the HTTP-Version
> part of the Request-Line is case-insensitive.  (Rationale: Section 2.1
> says quoted string literals are case-insensitive unless otherwise
> stated, and section 3.1 says nothing about case.)

It's to be changed in HTTPbis, see:

Maxim Dounin

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