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Re: Design Issue: GZIP flag on DATA Frames

From: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Date: Tue, 21 May 2013 16:38:08 +0000
To: James M Snell <jasnell@gmail.com>
cc: "ietf-http-wg@w3.org" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <3910.1369154288@critter.freebsd.dk>
In message <CABP7RbeuieZ_tT=8ej6sQi94nRC79=rF1Fy8H_hNFhvH2_A7OA@mail.gmail.com>
, James M Snell writes:

>Well... if I know that I'm sending a file that is already compressed,
>why should I be required to attempt running it through the compressor

Why would you do that if it is already compressed ?

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