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Re: Framing and control-frame continuations

From: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Date: Wed, 06 Feb 2013 14:28:46 +0000
To: Roland Zink <roland@zinks.de>
cc: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <31866.1360160926@critter.freebsd.dk>
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>The window size needs to be larger than 64k to fully utilize such links.

Just got off the phone, it was the 1980'ies which wanted their
protocol design parameters back, will you handle that ?  :-)

There is no need to negotiate a maximum frame size, because the
length comes up front, so the receiver can always chop it up to
more manageable bits if it cannot process it in the full size.

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