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Re: [#150] Making certain settings mandatory

From: Eliot Lear <lear@cisco.com>
Date: Sun, 30 Jun 2013 22:13:28 +0200
Message-ID: <51D09168.5040105@cisco.com>
To: Jeff Pinner <jpinner@twitter.com>
CC: Roberto Peon <grmocg@gmail.com>, Mike Belshe <mike@belshe.com>, Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>

On 6/30/13 9:13 PM, Jeff Pinner wrote:
> Here the initial values CAN be changed by a client sending the header
> during the upgrade process.
>
> The question is if sending certain settings should be mandatory.
>
> Are you proposing we remove all default values and require that they
> all be explicitly negotiated?

Not yet.  Truly I was also playing devil's advocate.  Right now simple
ask the question of what happens when you want to change them?  Also, I
wold suggest that if you do have default values you may wish to sort
them very late in the standardization process.

Eliot
Received on Sunday, 30 June 2013 20:13:58 UTC

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