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Re: Issue re. HTTP2 STREAM and HEADER block use same end bit polarity

From: Mike Belshe <mike@belshe.com>
Date: Sat, 15 Jun 2013 16:57:58 -0700
Message-ID: <CABaLYCvZD1qsa6pQ_jKCLtOud7aNEV_0PdTZCpn051M79dobkA@mail.gmail.com>
To: David Morris <dwm@xpasc.com>
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
I agree on the consistency issue Dave presents.  I also like Dave's
suggestion to use 1 to mean final everywhere.


process question:  is it valuable to reply in github?  or is the list

On Sat, Jun 15, 2013 at 4:14 PM, David Morris <dwm@xpasc.com> wrote:

> This issue:
> https://github.com/http2/http2-spec/issues/129
> describes my concern that the polarity is reversed between STREAM FINAL
> and HEADER CONTINUES which are both flag bits used to manage continuation.
> I think this will introduce confusion to folks analyzing wire level bits
> as well as reading code.
> I do acknowledge the the current flag names match the sense of the
> polarity so the names probably should change.
> Dave Morris
Received on Saturday, 15 June 2013 23:58:26 UTC

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