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Re: :scheme and CONNECT method

From: Ilari Liusvaara <ilari.liusvaara@elisanet.fi>
Date: Tue, 13 Aug 2013 22:24:33 +0300
To: Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>
Cc: William Chan (ι™ˆζ™Ίζ˜Œ) <willchan@chromium.org>, Tatsuhiro Tsujikawa <tatsuhiro.t@gmail.com>, "ietf-http-wg@w3.org" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20130813192432.GA30652@LK-Perkele-VII>
On Tue, Aug 13, 2013 at 06:35:56PM +0100, Martin Thomson wrote:
> deal with this, i.e.,
> 
> :method = CONNECT
> 
> The trick here is that the DATA frames that form the "request body"
> constitute a separate channel that is reliable, in-ordered, etc...
> This channel can be used to perform a TLS handshake and run any
> protocol you like.

Here are some semantics one could apply to it:

DATA <---> Data TX/RX.
END_STREAM <----> Half-close
RST_STREAM <---> Reset connection   

Possibly some connection control messages using HEADERS?


As note, this sort of stuff could also be applicable to upgrade
(internally emulate TCP connection)?

-Ilari
Received on Tuesday, 13 August 2013 19:24:57 UTC

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