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Re: Support for gzip at the server #424 (Consensus Call)

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Mon, 28 Apr 2014 13:22:33 +0200
Message-ID: <535E39F9.60304@gmx.de>
To: Matthew Kerwin <matthew@kerwin.net.au>
CC: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, "ietf-http-wg@w3.org" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
On 2014-04-28 12:45, Matthew Kerwin wrote:
> ...
> ​How does your non-browser client discover that the resource exists in
> the first place, or can be POSTed or PUT to? That's the place to add

HEAD? PROPFIND? AtomPub?

> that it ​can handle zipped files. Whether that be in the linking
> hypermedia, or offline API documentation, or a new link extension in a
> Link header, etc.
> ...

Yes, many ways to do that. But there should be a single way, so that 
middleware can do it automatically.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Monday, 28 April 2014 11:23:11 UTC

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