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Re: Concurrent non-error response disallowed. ("clarification of 7.2.2. Monitoring Connections for Error Status Messages")

From: Wenbo Zhu <wenboz@google.com>
Date: Fri, 28 May 2010 12:34:48 -0700
Message-ID: <AANLkTikTPlQElA83C5Ro6ii1WhgmFcKUi0-U9PXSw8XF@mail.gmail.com>
To: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Thanks for everyone who has replied to this thread.

Given that valid use cases do exist and the current HTTP spec hasn't
explicitly disallowed concurrent bi-directional communication, I have submit
a draft document as "Implications of Full-Duplex HTTP (
http://tools.ietf.org/id/draft-zhu-http-fullduplex-01.txt)". The purpose of
this draft is to encourage public adoption of full-duplex HTTP and as well
to help incorporating full-duplex HTTP into other open protocols.

Comments/corrections are very much welcome!

- Wenbo

On Wed, May 19, 2010 at 12:50 AM, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>wrote:

> On 17.05.2010 02:30, Wenbo Zhu wrote:
>> ...
>> A more general question is how well proxies support chunk-encoded
>> requests today, since browsers don't generate chunk-encoded requests.
>> Would like to hear your experiences on this
>> ...
> My company used to work on a WebDAV client component in SAP Netweaver's
> Knowledge Management (for connecting remote WebDAV servers). We certainly
> used chunked encoding in requests (serializing WebDAV XML). We occasionally
> had issues with that, but as far as I recall that was because of broken
> origin servers (subsequently being fixed), not proxies.
> Best regards, Julian
Received on Friday, 28 May 2010 19:35:18 UTC

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