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Re: FYI: Mozilla's Resource Packages

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Wed, 18 Nov 2009 18:13:51 +0100
Message-ID: <4B042B4F.2040402@gmx.de>
To: Jamie Lokier <jamie@shareable.org>
CC: Anthony Bryan <anthonybryan@gmail.com>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Jamie Lokier wrote:
> ...
> If the issue is HTTP pipelining is not widely used by clients, or not
> aggressively enough, perhaps the solution is a something sent by the
> server, perhaps in a HTML META element (same way as Resource
> Packages), which says "it's ok, you can use pipelining aggressively on
> *the following resources* <list of URIs>".
> ...

That's an interesting suggestion; maybe a single opt-in would be 
sufficient (no URI list).

Do we have data on how frequently pipelining is broken by 
intermediaries, not origin servers?

BR, Julian
Received on Wednesday, 18 November 2009 17:14:29 UTC

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