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Re: Multi-GET, extreme compression?

From: James M Snell <jasnell@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 17 Feb 2013 15:07:08 -0800
Message-ID: <CABP7RbcX2OqttZuYeuYxhyOgE_ax0M67L1ywPy_VDpW1upM69Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: Helge Heß <helge.hess@opengroupware.org>
Cc: ietf-http-wg@w3.org, Phillip Hallam-Baker <hallam@gmail.com>, Cyrus Daboo <cyrus@daboo.name>
An mget that leverages server push in http/2 and individual cacheable
response streams would be very interesting and could address at least some
of the prioritization issues.
On Feb 17, 2013 12:17 PM, "Helge Heß" <helge.hess@opengroupware.org> wrote:

> On Feb 17, 2013, at 11:18 AM, Cyrus Daboo <cyrus@daboo.name> wrote:
> > We added a multiget REPORT to CalDAV (RFC4791) and CardDAV (RFC6352)
> which is used by clients when sync'ing a lot of resources (e.g., initial
> account setup). The one major criticism has been lack of cacheability of
> the individual resources included in the multiget.
>
> The other major criticisms being:
> a) content needs to be XML encoded
> b) only allows for GETs, not for other operations
>
> I'd also like to see a generic, HTTP-level BATCH request. Please lets not
> do 'just' an MGET.
>
> hh
>
>
>
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