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Re: Chopan - Compressed HTTP Over PANs (draft-frank-6lowpan-chopan-00)

From: Adrian Chadd <adrian@creative.net.au>
Date: Tue, 14 Jul 2009 17:06:49 +0800
To: Daniel Stenberg <dast@haxx.se>
Cc: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20090714090649.GL31882@skywalker.creative.net.au>
On Tue, Jul 14, 2009, Daniel Stenberg wrote:

> >and I'm a bit concerned by the fact that this essentially profiles HTTP.
> 
> I agree with your concerns. I would even argue that this spec takes it away 
> so far so this is no longer HTTP, but a binary protocol inspired by HTTP...

Which means if people want to write HTTP over libraries which implement this,
they'll essentially be tunnelling HTTP over this. :)


Adrian
Received on Tuesday, 14 July 2009 09:07:27 GMT

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