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Re: Delta Compression and UTF-8 Header Values

From: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Date: Sun, 10 Feb 2013 22:52:18 +0000
To: Zhong Yu <zhong.j.yu@gmail.com>
cc: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, "Martin J. Dürst" <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>, James M Snell <jasnell@gmail.com>, "ietf-http-wg@w3.org" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
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In message <CACuKZqHMQdktfOU3PJC=X-G8R=BQ40bhFJw=ZTfeSpem9L=GEw@mail.gmail.com>
, Zhong Yu writes:
>On Sun, Feb 10, 2013 at 4:24 AM, Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk> wrote:

>But how does the 2 ends agree on which encoding to use? It might be
>easier if HTTP just dictate UTF-8.

But this is a semantic question, I've been told in no uncertain
terms that all that was settled in HTTPbis, and that HTTP/2 is
only about transport, and that reopening semantic questions was
Not To Be Done.

Did I misunderstand that ?

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