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Re: SPDY Header Frames

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Tue, 17 Jul 2012 09:56:01 +0200
Message-ID: <50051A91.1010401@gmx.de>
To: "Martin J. Dürst" <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
CC: James M Snell <jasnell@gmail.com>, ietf-http-wg@w3.org
On 2012-07-17 09:44, "Martin J. Dürst" wrote:
> ...
> But a much, much better solution in this day and age is to only allow
> one encoding, UTF-8. That by definition includes US-ASCII, covers all
> the world's characters, and is what HTML is moving towards (with quite
> surprising speed these days). And while in HTML (and other content
> formats), non-ASCII is extremely widespread, in HTTP, it is not, and
> having more than one encoding is needlessly complicated.
> ...

*If* we make a breaking change with respect to character encoding 
schemes, this is indeed the change to make.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Tuesday, 17 July 2012 07:57:51 UTC

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