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Re: HTTP 2.0 mandatory security vs. Amateur Radio

From: Nicolas Mailhot <nicolas.mailhot@laposte.net>
Date: Fri, 15 Nov 2013 07:33:55 +0100
Message-ID: <3c67ba89de4ac1585c2436fbce396f0f.squirrel@arekh.dyndns.org>
To: "Roberto Peon" <grmocg@gmail.com>
Cc: "Bruce Perens" <bruce@perens.com>, "Julian Reschke" <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, "HTTP Working Group" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>, "Stephen Farrell" <stephen.farrell@cs.tcd.ie>, "James Snell" <jasnell@gmail.com>

Le Jeu 14 novembre 2013 22:14, Roberto Peon a écrit :

> Non http1 plaintext on port 80 today doesn't work because proxies
> developed
> expectations about what is going to traverse port 80-- namely a subset of
> http1.

And that is normal and sane and any successful spec will have the same fate.

No spec is ever implemented 100% on the market, because spec authors do
not have 100% hindsight, and spec implementors do not bother with the
parts they find out have little relevance in actual use.

Nicolas Mailhot
Received on Friday, 15 November 2013 06:34:24 UTC

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