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#539: Priority from server to client

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Tue, 1 Jul 2014 17:09:25 +1000
Message-Id: <DB66ABC7-3394-48F6-AF1F-148DA4540557@mnot.net>
To: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>

I thought we'd discussed this a bit in NYC, but don't see anything in the minutes. 

How do people feel about this? Herve has made a proposal in a pull request:

Personally, my .02 - I get nervous when a protocol element has different semantics depending on what direction it's travelling; e.g., Cache-Control turned out to be very confusing. It feels like that's going on here too; in one direction, it's a priority request, whereas in the other it seems like a declaration...


Mark Nottingham   https://www.mnot.net/
Received on Tuesday, 1 July 2014 07:09:54 UTC

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