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RE: Whatever happenned to HTTP 1.1 Pipelining

From: Wallace, William <WilliamW@InterWorld.com>
Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2001 09:32:34 -0400
Message-ID: <F500BDA6D2EAD311AD5B00508BCF2DF3019DA20C@IWEXCHANGE1>
To: "'dillon@hns.com'" <dillon@hns.com>, http-wg@cuckoo.hpl.hp.com
The latest version of Opera uses pipelining.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: dillon@hns.com [mailto:dillon@hns.com]
> Sent: Friday, April 27, 2001 9:23 AM
> To: http-wg@cuckoo.hpl.hp.com
> Subject: Whatever happenned to HTTP 1.1 Pipelining
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>      Seems like a feature which would really help
> web-page response time using less resources than multiple
> simultaneous connections, but it seems to have never been
> adopted.
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>      I know of no browser that supports it.
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>      What are the "GOTCHAs" that keep it from being adopted?
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>      The biggest one that comes to mind is fact that one
> of the responses in the pipeline may not have a content-length.
> What could be done about that?
> 
>      Doug.......................
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Received on Friday, 27 April 2001 14:34:02 EDT

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