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Re: Pseudo end-to-end connections considered harmful

From: Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:11:17 -0700
Message-ID: <CABkgnnUcRDeRd_KAqRZBSyvbgq2-D7nOfjAOpOemGVgx7YCO=Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: Roland Zink <roland@zinks.de>
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
On 24 July 2014 06:22, Roland Zink <roland@zinks.de> wrote:
> When a http2 browser is using TLS then it should use a single end-to-end
> connection and refrain from open any further connections. The server is the
> endpoint and is therefore not allowed to forward the request. Any proxy /
> gateway must mark responses with a via header and http2 clients using a TLS
> connection must close the connection if they discover such a via header.

I think that there are other solutions that stand a better chance of
achieving the goal:

http://www.w3.org/TR/SRI/
Received on Thursday, 24 July 2014 14:11:45 UTC

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