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Re: Suggestion for NEW Issue: Pipelining problems

From: Henrik Nordstrom <henrik@henriknordstrom.net>
Date: Wed, 18 Jul 2007 14:28:41 +0200
To: Jamie Lokier <jamie@shareable.org>
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1184761721.6000.2.camel@henriknordstrom.net>
ons 2007-07-18 klockan 11:06 +0100 skrev Jamie Lokier:

> But in practice, it's not being deployed much on the internet because
> of it's unreliability with some servers and proxies - and worse,
> there's no way (at the HTTP level) to detect when it goes wrong.

It's deployed actively in quite many batch jobs such as software
upgrades etc, where throughput and TCP niceness is more important than
low latency.

And as the servers these tools are using is verified, all they need to
worry about is proxies..


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