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Re: Framing and control-frame continuations

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Thu, 07 Feb 2013 00:44:26 +0100
To: "Adrien W. de Croy" <adrien@qbik.com>
Cc: <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <l5q5h8l45hvar4jk98i3prpjqe3v31jphd@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>
* Adrien W. de Croy wrote:
>64k seems too small.  4GB looks to have issues with interleaving and HOL 
>blocking.  I can see some simple server authors thinking "cool I can 
>send this 4GB file in one frame".  Which may be cool or not depending on 
>what else is going on (e.g. may choke a down-stream proxy trying to 
>interleave multiple responses - although I guess it could just repackage 
>it).

I do recall that over in hybi (Websocket) being able to send huge frames
via sendfile-style APIs was _extremely_ important to some participants.
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