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Re: Charter revision

From: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Date: Fri, 10 Feb 2012 11:26:06 +0000
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
cc: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <34516.1328873166@critter.freebsd.dk>
In message <4F34FD9C.4030408@gmx.de>, Julian Reschke writes:
>On 2012-02-10 12:14, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:

>> In particular there was no mention of formalizing the semantics/transport
>> split that gave me an indication that this was to even be a, and
>> certainly not *the*, major goal.
>> ...
>Actually, it is already a goal for HTTPbis; Parts 2..7 should be 
>independent of transport.

Yes, and that is a good and nice first step.  But we need to
define the transport primitives to make that a usable reality.

>I would be surprised if they care about technical details like that :-)

You would be surprised if you had any idea how starved they are for
anything at all to publish a story on with a big headline.

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