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Re: looking for a browser that pipelines requests

From: Marc Slemko <marcs@znep.com>
Date: Tue, 3 Mar 1998 00:17:46 -0700 (MST)
To: "Life is hard... and then you die." <Ronald.Tschalaer@psi.ch>
Cc: HTTP-WG@cuckoo.hpl.hp.com
Message-Id: <Pine.BSF.3.95.980303001642.209R-100000@alive.znep.com>
On Tue, 3 Mar 1998, Life is hard... and then you die. wrote:

> 
> > I am looking for a Web browser that pipelines multiple requests over
> > a persistent connection. The browsers that I have checked (Netscape
> > Navigator and Communicator, and W3C Amaya) do not pipeline requests
> > even when using a persistent connection (at least that's what appears
> > to be the case based on a tcpdump trace).
> > 
> > I would appreciate any relevant information/pointers.
> 
> Since MSIE 4.x does HTTP/1.1, that is one place to look at. Also,

Has anyone verified if MSIE 4.x actually pipelines when talking to a 1.1
server?

HTTP/1.1 clients don't have to.
Received on Monday, 2 March 1998 23:22:54 EST

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