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Re: #445: Transfer-codings

From: Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 4 Apr 2014 13:23:10 -0700
Message-ID: <CABkgnnVhwzV2boMaSRDL8hz6FYNApTeeadxpuuiWtD_YMZhCmg@mail.gmail.com>
To: K.Morgan@iaea.org
Cc: Matthew Kerwin <matthew@kerwin.net.au>, Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, Amos Jeffries <squid3@treenet.co.nz>, Ilari Liusvaara <ilari.liusvaara@elisanet.fi>, Martin Nilsson <nilsson@opera.com>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>, "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@gbiv.com>, Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>, Roland Zink <roland@zinks.de>, C.Brunhuber@iaea.org, James Snell <jasnell@gmail.com>, Frédéric Kayser <f.kayser@free.fr>
On 4 April 2014 11:41,  <K.Morgan@iaea.org> wrote:
> The proposals by Matthew and Mark get the job done, but they strike us as
> more complex than TE/Transfer-Encoding...

I don't agree.  Both are considerably simpler.

Aside from TE: Trailers (which is basically information free in my
opinion), we've removed hop-by-hop headers from HTTP/2.  I don't think
that re-introducing them would be a good idea.
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