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Re: Backwards compatibility

From: Amos Jeffries <squid3@treenet.co.nz>
Date: Sat, 31 Mar 2012 23:45:10 +1300
Message-ID: <4F76E036.6040805@treenet.co.nz>
To: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
On 31/03/2012 11:41 a.m., Adrien W. de Croy wrote:
> ------ Original Message ------
> From: "Mark Watson" watsonm@netflix.com <mailto:watsonm@netflix.com>
>> Send the requests (yes, pipelined). If they come back without ids, 
>> then they are coming back in the order they were sent. If they come 
>> back with ids, then that tells you which response is which.
> there could be pathological cases where some come back with IDs and 
> some without.

Such as hops going over any of the existing infrastructure. That 
infrastructure will be performing HTTP/1.x requirement of *ignore* 
unknown headers.
It would seem your feature requires the ID being a new Expect: option.

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