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Re: Call for Consensus: Frame size (to address #553)

From: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Date: Sun, 13 Jul 2014 21:40:16 +0000
To: Jeff Pinner <jpinner@twitter.com>
cc: Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>, Erik Nygren <erik@nygren.org>, Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <37132.1405287616@critter.freebsd.dk>
In message <CA+pLO_h2799vs37eY1HaSnBUmcGkGW-tmjTCJe1WeKZJRAtQGA@mail.gmail.com>, Jeff Pinner writ
es:

>So am I to read this as a client might advertise a max frame size of
>256 bytes and then request a 2GB file?

yes.

And the server is free to return 418 or react in any other way it might
find appropriate.


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