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Re: RLE for header compression opcodes

From: James M Snell <jasnell@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 25 Aug 2013 11:00:09 -0700
Message-ID: <CABP7RbdwiPhkTchHDhuo_ct5HB=u--ybt1Dq5srai6RnbQk6Mg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Generally just saves a single byte per header when it's used. Also, given
that I use single octets for the table indices we have to use rle to
determine how many index encodings we have.
On Aug 25, 2013 10:43 AM, "Martin Thomson" <martin.thomson@gmail.com> wrote:

> James,
>
> I notice that your draft uses run length encoding (up to 64 at a time)
> for the header compression opcodes.  Do you have any information on
> what that specific change might save?
>
> --Martin
>
Received on Sunday, 25 August 2013 18:00:37 UTC

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