[web-devel] Proposal: http-types

Michael Snoyman michael at snoyman.com
Tue Feb 1 21:48:42 CET 2011

On Tue, Feb 1, 2011 at 9:55 PM, Aristid Breitkreuz
<aristidb at googlemail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> Hear me out, I have an idea! :-)
> How about creating a new package "http-types" containing Request / Response
> / status code / header name types for HTTP. These could be used by both
> server and client software, and might even allow switching between HTTP
> client libraries (say, if I want to switch between http-enumerator and
> HTTP).
> What do you think?

I'm not opposed, I tried to already create all of those types in WAI.
Right now http-enumerator uses those types as well. If there are other
library writers who would agree to consolidate on such an http-types
package, I'll throw in these two packages as well.


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