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Re: FW: Number of connections

From: Alex Hopmann <hopmann@holonet.net>
Date: Thu, 15 Feb 1996 17:05:18 -0800 (PST)
Message-Id: <199602160105.RAA14397@nic.cerf.net>
To: Paul Leach <paulle@microsoft.com>, http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
I think this is a bad idea- Simon & I (& others) are working on a
combination of HTTP/1.1 with Simon's SCP protocol that will handle this in a
much more powerful fashion. Hopefully I will finish writing about it shortly.

>(resend due to mail problem...)
>I was looking at the description of chunking, and realized that a 
>slight extension of chunking would allow for multiplexing the 
>connection between more than one pipelined request/response. This would 
>really reduce the incentive for browsers to open more than one connection.
Alex Hopmann
ResNova Software, Inc.
Received on Thursday, 15 February 1996 17:07:44 UTC

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