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Re: HTTP -> Messages -> Transport factoring

From: Carsten Bormann <cabo@tzi.org>
Date: Thu, 5 Apr 2012 21:46:06 +0200
Cc: "ietf-http-wg@w3.org Group" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <CB48ADDE-FC3C-423A-ADE6-4C4E5796FF36@tzi.org>
To: "Poul-Henning Kamp" <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
On Apr 5, 2012, at 21:24, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:

> I think we can take it as a given that HTTP over UDP will exist pretty
> soon:  Between a surrogate like Varnish or HA-Proxy and the http-server
> in the same rack, it would cut a fair bit time of transactions and
> a lot of objects fit perfectly well inside a 64Kb UDP packet.

I'm old enough to remember when NFS mostly moved from UDP to TCP.
Are they moving back?  Where/why not?

Gre, Carsten
Received on Thursday, 5 April 2012 19:46:39 UTC

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