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Re: HTTP Session Extension draft

From: Rich Salz <rsalz@osf.org>
Date: Thu, 6 Jul 1995 13:43:00 -0400
Message-Id: <9507061743.AA20675@sulphur.osf.org>
To: brian@organic.com, http-wg-request%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
Cc: http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
>Aside from the issue of tracking, I suggest that the decision to
>maintain a session should always be initiated by the client.  That
>is, the client should offer to use a session, and the server should
>either accept the offer or not.

I would put server-initiated sessions at a MUCH lower priority, but I
would not like to see any architecture rule it out.  I think it makes
sense for the server to offer a hint that in effect says "if you like
what I just sent you, stay around."
Received on Thursday, 6 July 1995 10:52:38 UTC

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