17 References

[1] Alvestrand, H., "Tags for the Identification of Languages", RFC 1766, March 1995.

[2] Anklesaria, F., McCahill, M., Lindner, P., Johnson, D., Torrey, D. and B. Alberti, "The Internet Gopher Protocol (a distributed document search and retrieval protocol)", RFC 1436, March 1993.

[3] Berners-Lee, T., "Universal Resource Identifiers in WWW", RFC 1630, June 1994.

[4] Berners-Lee, T., Masinter, L. and M. McCahill, "Uniform Resource Locators (URL)", RFC 1738, December 1994.

[5] Berners-Lee, T. and D. Connolly, "Hypertext Markup Language - 2.0", RFC 1866, November 1995.

[6] Berners-Lee, T., Fielding, R. and H. Frystyk, "Hypertext Transfer Protocol -- HTTP/1.0", RFC 1945, May 1996.

[7] Freed, N. and N. Borenstein, "Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (MIME) Part One: Format of Internet Message Bodies", RFC 2045, November 1996.

[8] Braden, R., "Requirements for Internet Hosts -- Communication Layers", STD 3, RFC 1123, October 1989.

[9] Crocker, D., "Standard for The Format of ARPA Internet Text Messages", STD 11, RFC 822, August 1982.

[10] Davis, F., Kahle, B., Morris, H., Salem, J., Shen, T., Wang, R., Sui, J., and M. Grinbaum, "WAIS Interface Protocol Prototype Functional Specification," (v1.5), Thinking Machines Corporation, April 1990.

[11] Fielding, R., "Relative Uniform Resource Locators", RFC 1808, June 1995.

[12] Horton, M. and R. Adams, "Standard for Interchange of USENET Messages", RFC 1036, December 1987.

[13] Kantor, B. and P. Lapsley, "Network News Transfer Protocol", RFC 977, February 1986.

[14] Moore, K., "MIME (Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions) Part Three: Message Header Extensions for Non-ASCII Text", RFC 2047, November 1996.

[15] Nebel, E. and L. Masinter, "Form-based File Upload in HTML", RFC 1867, November 1995.

[16] Postel, J., "Simple Mail Transfer Protocol", STD 10, RFC 821, August 1982.

[17] Postel, J., "Media Type Registration Procedure", RFC 1590, November 1996.

[18] Postel, J. and J. Reynolds, "File Transfer Protocol", STD 9, RFC 959, October 1985.

[19] Reynolds, J. and J. Postel, "Assigned Numbers", STD 2, RFC 1700, October 1994.

[20] Sollins, K. and L. Masinter, "Functional Requirements for Uniform Resource Names", RFC 1737, December 1994.

[21] US-ASCII. Coded Character Set - 7-Bit American Standard Code for Information Interchange. Standard ANSI X3.4-1986, ANSI, 1986.

[22] ISO-8859. International Standard -- Information Processing --

8-bit Single-Byte Coded Graphic Character Sets --

Part 1: Latin alphabet No. 1, ISO-8859-1:1987.

Part 2: Latin alphabet No. 2, ISO-8859-2, 1987.

Part 3: Latin alphabet No. 3, ISO-8859-3, 1988.

Part 4: Latin alphabet No. 4, ISO-8859-4, 1988.

Part 5: Latin/Cyrillic alphabet, ISO-8859-5, 1988.

Part 6: Latin/Arabic alphabet, ISO-8859-6, 1987.

Part 7: Latin/Greek alphabet, ISO-8859-7, 1987.

Part 8: Latin/Hebrew alphabet, ISO-8859-8, 1988.

Part 9: Latin alphabet No. 5, ISO-8859-9, 1990.

[23] Meyers, J. and M. Rose, "The Content-MD5 Header Field", RFC 1864, October 1995.

[24] Carpenter, B. and Y. Rekhter, "Renumbering Needs Work", RFC 1900, February 1996.

[25] Deutsch, P., "GZIP file format specification version 4.3", RFC 1952, May 1996.

[26] Venkata N. Padmanabhan, and Jeffrey C. Mogul. "Improving HTTP Latency", Computer Networks and ISDN Systems, v. 28, pp. 25-35, Dec. 1995. Slightly revised version of paper in Proc. 2nd International WWW Conference '94: Mosaic and the Web, Oct. 1994, which is available at http://www.ncsa.uiuc.edu/SDG/IT94/Proceedings/DDay/mogul/HTTPLat ency.html.

[27] Joe Touch, John Heidemann, and Katia Obraczka. "Analysis of HTTP Performance", <URL: http://www.isi.edu/touch/pubs/http-perf96/>, ISI Research Report ISI/RR-98-463, (original report dated Aug. 1996), USC/Information Sciences Institute, August 1998.

[28] Mills, D., "Network Time Protocol (Version 3) Specification, Implementation and Analysis", RFC 1305, March 1992.

[29] Deutsch, P., "DEFLATE Compressed Data Format Specification version 1.3", RFC 1951, May 1996.

[30] S. Spero, "Analysis of HTTP Performance Problems," http://sunsite.unc.edu/mdma-release/http-prob.html.

[31] Deutsch, P. and J. Gailly, "ZLIB Compressed Data Format Specification version 3.3", RFC 1950, May 1996.

[32] Franks, J., Hallam-Baker, P., Hostetler, J., Leach, P., Luotonen, A., Sink, E. and L. Stewart, "An Extension to HTTP: Digest Access Authentication", RFC 2069, January 1997.

[33] Fielding, R., Gettys, J., Mogul, J., Frystyk, H. and T. Berners-Lee, "Hypertext Transfer Protocol -- HTTP/1.1", RFC 2068, January 1997.

[34] Bradner, S., "Key words for use in RFCs to Indicate Requirement Levels", BCP 14, RFC 2119, March 1997.

[35] Troost, R. and Dorner, S., "Communicating Presentation Information in Internet Messages: The Content-Disposition Header", RFC 1806, June 1995.

[36] Mogul, J., Fielding, R., Gettys, J. and H. Frystyk, "Use and Interpretation of HTTP Version Numbers", RFC 2145, May 1997. [jg639]

[37] Palme, J., "Common Internet Message Headers", RFC 2076, February 1997. [jg640]

[38] Yergeau, F., "UTF-8, a transformation format of Unicode and ISO-10646", RFC 2279, January 1998. [jg641]

[39] Nielsen, H.F., Gettys, J., Baird-Smith, A., Prud'hommeaux, E., Lie, H., and C. Lilley. "Network Performance Effects of HTTP/1.1, CSS1, and PNG," Proceedings of ACM SIGCOMM '97, Cannes France, September 1997.[jg642]

[40] Freed, N. and N. Borenstein, "Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (MIME) Part Two: Media Types", RFC 2046, November 1996. [jg643]

[41] Alvestrand, H., "IETF Policy on Character Sets and Languages", BCP 18, RFC 2277, January 1998. [jg644]

[42] Berners-Lee, T., Fielding, R. and L. Masinter, "Uniform Resource Identifiers (URI): Generic Syntax and Semantics", RFC 2396, August 1998. [jg645]

[43] Franks, J., Hallam-Baker, P., Hostetler, J., Lawrence, S., Leach, P., Luotonen, A., Sink, E. and L. Stewart, "HTTP Authentication: Basic and Digest Access Authentication", RFC 2617, June 1999. [jg646]

[44] Luotonen, A., "Tunneling TCP based protocols through Web proxy servers," Work in Progress. [jg647]

[45] Palme, J. and A. Hopmann, "MIME E-mail Encapsulation of Aggregate Documents, such as HTML (MHTML)", RFC 2110, March 1997.

[46] Bradner, S., "The Internet Standards Process -- Revision 3", BCP 9, RFC 2026, October 1996.

[47] Masinter, L., "Hyper Text Coffee Pot Control Protocol (HTCPCP/1.0)", RFC 2324, 1 April 1998.

[48] Freed, N. and N. Borenstein, "Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (MIME) Part Five: Conformance Criteria and Examples", RFC 2049, November 1996.

[49] Troost, R., Dorner, S. and K. Moore, "Communicating Presentation Information in Internet Messages: The Content-Disposition Header Field", RFC 2183, August 1997.