Document Name: RFC 2295
Document URI: urn:ietf:rfc:2295
Online Version:
Organization: Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Series: Request for Comments (RFC)
Abstract: HTTP allows web site authors to put multiple versions of the same information under a single URL. Transparent content negotiation is an extensible negotiation mechanism, layered on top of HTTP, for automatically selecting the best version when the URL is accessed. This enables the smooth deployment of new web data formats and markup tags.

Specified Web Concepts:

HTTP Header Fields

Accept-Features , Alternates , Negotiate , TCN , Variant-Vary

HTTP Status Codes


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