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Re: Rechartering HTTPbis

From: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 15:47:35 +0100
To: Amos Jeffries <squid3@treenet.co.nz>
Cc: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <20120125144735.GB4438@1wt.eu>
On Thu, Jan 26, 2012 at 03:21:03AM +1300, Amos Jeffries wrote:
> I have just been thinking it would be good to go further than this.  If 
> we mandate chunking, it can start immediately after the request-line. 
> With the first chunk being the transport headers. Second chunk the 
> hop-by-hop headers. Then a chunk for end-to-end and others. That will 
> give parsers the size of those header blobs up front so they can process 
> or skip faster than trolling through for what is needed.

+1 on this.

Received on Wednesday, 25 January 2012 14:48:17 UTC

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