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Re: Outstanding Action Items

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Mon, 18 Feb 2013 12:57:51 +1100
Cc: William Chan (Dz) <willchan@chromium.org>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <53E8D2A2-DCD3-4AA7-9EE9-5054A8964EF9@mnot.net>
To: Gabriel Montenegro <Gabriel.Montenegro@microsoft.com>
Now https://github.com/http2/http2-spec/issues/20


On 07/02/2013, at 7:43 AM, Gabriel Montenegro <Gabriel.Montenegro@microsoft.com> wrote:

> The other point that was mentioned as worth clarifying was, from the minutes, "How to turn to off push (in either direction)", which is done, also from the minutes, by setting "max stream limit to 0 for that endpoint".
> -----Original Message-----
> From: willchan@google.com [mailto:willchan@google.com] On Behalf Of William Chan (???)
> Sent: Tuesday, 5 February, 2013 19:45
> To: Mark Nottingham
> Cc: HTTP Working Group
> Subject: Re: Outstanding Action Items
> <snip>
>> * Will: double check that spdy's change to directionality for max streams has made it into http/2, or raise issue.
> """
> 4 - SETTINGS_MAX_CONCURRENT_STREAMS allows the sender to inform
>         the remote endpoint the maximum number of concurrent streams
>         which it will allow.  By default there is no limit.  For
>         implementors it is recommended that this value be no smaller
>         than 100.
> """
> It's the same text as we've had in SPDY/2, and our SPDY/4 draft is the same. This wording is technically correct, but it does not particularly emphasize that the limit is directional. I can imagine first time readers misinterpreting it.

Mark Nottingham   http://www.mnot.net/
Received on Monday, 18 February 2013 01:58:15 UTC

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