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Re: http/2 and non-safe http methods

From: Patrick McManus <mcmanus@ducksong.com>
Date: Wed, 4 Nov 2015 09:14:39 +0900
Message-ID: <CAOdDvNpxWOQR3MPxUx6cAbW4PiykPud36RZ+VL_-rDMeUse8rg@mail.gmail.com>
To: James M Snell <jasnell@gmail.com>
Cc: "ietf-http-wg@w3.org" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Hey James,

In this respect h2 isn't a lot different than h1 with parallel connections
(which doesn't have any specified rules either). At least in my experience,
the application needs to figure out above http whether the two requests
need to be serialized (and hold back, if so).

On Wed, Nov 4, 2015 at 12:36 AM, James M Snell <jasnell@gmail.com> wrote:

> Quick non-trolling question: the HTTP/2 RFC currently deals with
> replay of idempotent requests that likely have not yet been handled
> but I note that the issue over multiplexing non-safe methods was never
> addressed. Has a recommended best practice emerged among
> implementations for ensuring that unsafe requests are not sent or
> handled out of order? Or is it considered to simply be up to
> individual implementations to figure out?
Received on Wednesday, 4 November 2015 00:15:09 UTC

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