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Re: Ascii-based SPDY "compression" idea

From: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>
Date: Sun, 1 Apr 2012 23:08:45 +0200
To: "William Chan (?????????)" <willchan@chromium.org>
Cc: Peter Lepeska <bizzbyster@gmail.com>, ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <20120401210845.GD30668@1wt.eu>
Hi William,

On Sun, Apr 01, 2012 at 10:50:51PM +0200, William Chan (?????????) wrote:
> > You should then take a look at what is proposed in our draft here, as it's
> > more
> > or less what you're describing, with binary-encoded header field names in
> > order
> > to save more space (stop sending "if-modified-since" for instance) :
> >
> >  http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-tarreau-httpbis-network-friendly-00
> >
> 
> Thanks for mentioning this Willy. Can you implement this and provide data
> on how it performs? I think it will better inform the debate.

Will try to. It will probably only be based on captures of a proxy
traffic right now because writing proxies is a long painful task !

Willy
Received on Sunday, 1 April 2012 21:09:14 GMT

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