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Re: HTTbis spec size, was: Rechartering HTTPbis

From: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Date: Sat, 28 Jan 2012 08:41:55 +0000
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
cc: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <9040.1327740115@critter.freebsd.dk>
In message <4F23B177.4020005@gmx.de>, Julian Reschke writes:
>On 2012-01-28 01:44, Mark Nottingham wrote:

>> ...
>>> but the fact that HTTPbis made
>>> RFC2616s page-count double is a major fiasco in my eyes, and I do
>>> not really consider the result an improvement over RFC2616 in any
>>> significant way.

>I just checked, and not counting change logs, collected ABNFs etc, we 
>went from ~180 to ~250.

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