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Re: new version of Flow Control Principles

From: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>
Date: Tue, 18 Dec 2012 08:07:09 +0100
To: Gabriel Montenegro <Gabriel.Montenegro@microsoft.com>
Cc: "draft-montenegro-httpbis-http2-fc-principles@tools.ietf.org" <draft-montenegro-httpbis-http2-fc-principles@tools.ietf.org>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20121218070709.GC15858@1wt.eu>
Hi,

On Thu, Dec 13, 2012 at 04:43:57AM +0000, Gabriel Montenegro wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> We published a new version of the flow control principles:
> http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-montenegro-httpbis-http2-fc-principles-01
> 
> The idea is that this is the basic gist of flow control, the basic rules, not
> a given algorithm. Given a basic set of rules like these, further refined
> algorithms can be worked on independently and even subsequently to the base
> specification.

I like it, it sets the basic principles that implementations should follow
and will probably allow very simple implementations to coexist with complex
ones, just like TCP does.

This could be a nice addition to the spec, good job guys !

Willy
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