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Re: Backwards compatibility

From: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>
Date: Sat, 31 Mar 2012 19:03:25 +0200
To: Mark Watson <watsonm@netflix.com>
Cc: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, Mike Belshe <mike@belshe.com>, " William Chan (??????) " <willchan@chromium.org>, "<ietf-http-wg@w3.org>" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20120331170325.GI14039@1wt.eu>
On Sat, Mar 31, 2012 at 04:31:17PM +0000, Mark Watson wrote:
> Interesting - I knew this was not a new idea, but did not know about this draft.
> Any idea why it did not catch on back then ? I could imagine at that time pipelining was not widely enough supported to make this interesting.

I didn't know about the draft either and find the idea of having a barrier
on requests without ID very good. Simple, efficient and avoids the risk of
reordering untagged traffic.

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