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Re: Bad browser behaviour?

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Tue, 20 Mar 2012 20:30:32 +0100
Message-ID: <4F68DAD8.9000409@gmx.de>
To: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>
CC: Eric Lawrence <ericlaw@exchange.microsoft.com>, Robert Brewer <fumanchu@aminus.org>, Adrien de Croy <adrien@qbik.com>, Adam Barth <w3c@adambarth.com>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
On 2012-03-20 20:16, Willy Tarreau wrote:
> ...
> Indeed, I was wondering how the client would react if before closing, the
> AV gateway would advertise a large chunk and then close. Alternatively, if
> the client supports Trailers, it would be possible to emit only garbage to
> fill the last chunk or the content-length and then emit a trailer indicating
> that the content has failed validation. But for this, clients have to be
> adapted.
> ...

We should add this use case (indicating a server error while streaming 
content) to the HTTP/2.0 wish list.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Tuesday, 20 March 2012 19:31:19 UTC

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