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Re: Re[2]: HTTP2 Expression of Interest : Squid

From: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Date: Tue, 17 Jul 2012 10:36:21 +0000
To: "Adrien de Croy" <adrien@qbik.com>
cc: "Amos Jeffries" <squid3@treenet.co.nz>, "ietf-http-wg@w3.org" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <74601.1342521381@critter.freebsd.dk>
In message <em264a739a-df76-4365-be1c-3dd9649ec57a@reboist>, "Adrien de Croy" w
rites:

>Real-time notifications is something I find quite interesting, and that 
>would only really work if requested by the client, but then at any 
>stage until the connection is closed or whatever, messages could be 
>sent.  May not be cachable, but that would make no sense anyway for a 
>notification.

But that you can already do, and many apps do: chunked encoding
that just somehow fails to get to the end...

But I think it is imperative that nothing gets sent unless asked
for first, explicitl, by the client.


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