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Re: Rechartering HTTPbis

From: Henrik Nordström <henrik@henriknordstrom.net>
Date: Tue, 24 Jan 2012 20:37:59 +0100
Message-ID: <1327433879.14904.7.camel@home.henriknordstrom.net>
To: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Cc: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
tis 2012-01-24 klockan 08:13 +0000 skrev Poul-Henning Kamp:

> >* Ability to be deployed on today's Internet, using IPv4 and IPv6, in the
> >  presence of NATs
> 
> Apart from "no reverse connections" I have no idea what this means.

As worded it basically means it must run over port tcp/80. SCTP is not
an option if the above is taken literally as most NATs do not know what
to make out of SCTP packets.

> HTTP/2.0 would in my mind be an attempt to actually improve the
> protocol, possibly going as far as replacing everything but the
> first line which we would have to keep, to ensure the ability
> to interoperate with earlier HTTP protocols)

Which is not SPDY.

Regards
Henrik
Received on Tuesday, 24 January 2012 19:38:59 GMT

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