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Re: [XHR] chunked requests

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 20 Dec 2011 21:11:59 +0100
To: "Eric Rescorla" <ekr@rtfm.com>
Cc: public-webapps@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.v6s019jc64w2qv@annevk-macbookpro.local>
On Tue, 20 Dec 2011 21:06:28 +0100, Eric Rescorla <ekr@rtfm.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 20, 2011 at 9:36 AM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>  
> wrote:
>> Surely this should be patched in the base
>> specification rather than in every API that interacts with it. I do not  
>> want to make the life of the guy implementing XMLHttpRequest more  
>> difficult if the problem is supposed to be addressed at the TLS layer  
>> anyway.
> The problem was addressed at the TLS layer 5 years ago when we issued
> TLS 1.1.

If support for the old version cannot be removed it does not seem to me  
that the problem is actually addressed as far as user agents that have to  
support legacy servers are concerned.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Tuesday, 20 December 2011 20:12:35 UTC

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