W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > ietf-http-wg@w3.org > January to March 2012

Re: Rechartering HTTPbis

From: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 09:52:11 +0000
To: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>
cc: Amos Jeffries <squid3@treenet.co.nz>, ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <64222.1327485131@critter.freebsd.dk>
In message <20120125094757.GC2413@1wt.eu>, Willy Tarreau writes:

>I clearly understood that you wanted it that way, but I can assure you
>that it's not how stupid developers will expect it to work. You're aware
>that the HTTP specs are only read by low-level implementers like the
>persons on this WG. Web developers never read specs because they believe
>they "know" well enough unfortunately. And I'm facing them all the day.

That's why I want the HTTP/2.0 spec to be less than 30 pages, so you
can print it out, stick it on their desk and tell them to learn.

Poul-Henning Kamp       | UNIX since Zilog Zeus 3.20
phk@FreeBSD.ORG         | TCP/IP since RFC 956
FreeBSD committer       | BSD since 4.3-tahoe    
Never attribute to malice what can adequately be explained by incompetence.
Received on Wednesday, 25 January 2012 09:52:41 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 1 March 2016 11:11:00 UTC