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Re: HTTP without being HTTPS all the time

From: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Date: Thu, 19 Jul 2012 20:04:50 +0000
To: Phillip Hallam-Baker <hallam@gmail.com>
cc: Mike Belshe <mike@belshe.com>, httpbis mailing list <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <18944.1342728290@critter.freebsd.dk>
In message <CAMm+LwjHypCp+Y+Qfb=RmmR4-kn2k6+HCzJaa7wfEQ4ekrnaZA@mail.gmail.com>
, Phillip Hallam-Baker writes:

>Adam is speaking about the use of HTTP in Web browsing. There is no
>question that TLS should always be on for Web browsing.

Do you really need a bunch of card-carrying pornographers to join the
WG before you understand that it's not going to happen for 30-50% of
the web-browsing traffic ?

Poul-Henning Kamp       | UNIX since Zilog Zeus 3.20
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