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Re: PROPOSAL: i99 Pipelining Problems

From: Henrik Nordstrom <henrik@henriknordstrom.net>
Date: Sun, 06 Apr 2008 02:04:20 +0200
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1207440260.11881.93.camel@HenrikLaptop>

lör 2008-04-05 klockan 11:15 +0200 skrev Julian Reschke:

> One point of confusion that comes up from time to time is the issue of 
> ordering -- can a client that sends pipelined requests rely on the 
> results arriving in the same order.

Yes, it's clearly specified in a MUST level server requirement.

        A server MUST send its responses to those requests in the same
        order that the requests were received.

Implementations not following this is not HTTP compliant, only broken
and buggy.

Regards
Henrik
Received on Sunday, 6 April 2008 00:06:09 GMT

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