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Re: Delta Compression and UTF-8 Header Values

From: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Date: Sat, 09 Feb 2013 17:59:33 +0000
To: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>
cc: Martin J. Dürst <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>, Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, James M Snell <jasnell@gmail.com>, "ietf-http-wg@w3.org" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <74302.1360432773@critter.freebsd.dk>
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In message <20130209150513.GC8712@1wt.eu>, Willy Tarreau writes:
>On Sat, Feb 09, 2013 at 02:04:30PM +0000, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:

>> So where is it you want UTF-8, and what difference will it make ?
>
>Hey Poul-Henning, please do not put words in my mouth, [...]

That was certainly not my intention, Willy, I picked your email only
because it contained the "UTF-8 in HTTP/2" expression.

>But in general, I think that 20 years of web have shown that the
>protocol does not need this at all to succeed.

Indeed.

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