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Re: Giving the Framing Layer a real name

From: TZI <cabo@tzi.org>
Date: Wed, 27 Feb 2013 08:27:44 +0100
Message-Id: <A09B28B3-FADC-4C49-8AC0-05DF91F8D830@tzi.org>
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
To: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
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On 27.02.2013, at 06:12, Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net> wrote:

> However, I recognise that naming things is hard, and I don't want this to become the bikeshed that kills us all. I'm also aware that doing so may encourage people to treat the framing layer as a substrate, but I don't see any way to avoid that, and won't mind, as long as we don't exceed our charter.

There may be no way to avoid that, but giving it a separate name will actually encourage that.
Non-HTTP objectives will creep in increasingly in the minds of people if it is perceived as separate.

Don't do a BEEP.

Gruesse, Carsten
Received on Wednesday, 27 February 2013 07:28:18 UTC

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