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Re: TAG work on SPDY

From: Jim Gettys <jg@freedesktop.org>
Date: Mon, 26 Sep 2011 13:04:06 -0400
Message-ID: <4E80B086.90706@freedesktop.org>
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
CC: Noah Mendelsohn <nrm@arcanedomain.com>, Jonathan Rees <jar@creativecommons.org>, Jeni Tennison <jeni@jenitennison.com>, "www-tag@w3.org List" <www-tag@w3.org>
On 09/26/2011 11:46 AM, Julian Reschke wrote:
> On 2011-09-26 15:25, Jim Gettys wrote:
> > ...
>>      o lack of request #'s in responses, making out of order delivery
>> problematic.
>> ...
>
> Clarifying: server and intermediates are not supposed to re-order
> responses.
>
> So is this about being able to better work around this kind of breakage?
>
Not just the breakage: given what web sites have evolved into, I can see
what caused the breakage.  Getting things back into order (given a
complex back end) is hard.

And the server may have better information  than the client what matters
to get first, conceivably.

                    - Jim
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