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Re: multiplexing -- don't do it

From: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Date: Sat, 31 Mar 2012 07:34:47 +0000
To: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>
cc: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, Mike Belshe <mike@belshe.com>, "Adrien W. de Croy" <adrien@qbik.com>, Alexey Melnikov <alexey.melnikov@isode.com>, Roberto Peon <grmocg@gmail.com>, "ietf-http-wg@w3.org" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <11285.1333179287@critter.freebsd.dk>
In message <20120331073004.GN14039@1wt.eu>, Willy Tarreau writes:

>> For instance, if header compression is optional, but common UAs will use 
>> it by default, it *will* be implemented.

I think for a facility like compression, it would be prefectly justified
to make it a "default-on" feature, which may cost a RTT to disable for
clients which don't grok it.

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