W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > ietf-http-wg@w3.org > January to March 2013

RE: Header compression: header set diff

From: RUELLAN Herve <Herve.Ruellan@crf.canon.fr>
Date: Fri, 29 Mar 2013 15:31:29 +0000
To: James M Snell <jasnell@gmail.com>
CC: Roberto Peon <grmocg@gmail.com>, Patrick McManus <pmcmanus@mozilla.com>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <6C71876BDCCD01488E70A2399529D5E5163F6C49@ADELE.crf.canon.fr>

> -----Original Message-----
> From: James M Snell [mailto:jasnell@gmail.com]
> Sent: lundi 25 mars 2013 18:58
> To: RUELLAN Herve
> Cc: Roberto Peon; Patrick McManus; HTTP Working Group
> Subject: Re: Header compression: header set diff
> In about a week I'll have a modified draft of the BOHE draft spec that adds
> binary encoding to Roberto's delta2 encoding. I can look at HeaderDiff and
> add it in there also. If we focus on a limit number of value types (specifically
> text, numbers, dates and binary blobs) then things can remain very simple.

That would be great. I think that focusing on the value types you propose should be enough for a start: it would be simple but already should provide some good improvement in compaction.


> - James
> ​​

Received on Friday, 29 March 2013 15:32:01 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 1 March 2016 11:11:10 UTC