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Re: #445: Transfer-codings

From: Roland Zink <roland@zinks.de>
Date: Sat, 05 Apr 2014 21:18:42 +0200
Message-ID: <53405712.4070406@zinks.de>
To: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Doing it on each data frame should decrease what you can save with 
compression. At the same time it doesn't require a state between frames 
and it should solve the security concerns, doesn't it?

Roland

On 04.04.2014 20:50, Matthew Kerwin wrote:
>
> On Apr 5, 2014 4:33 AM, "Ilari Liusvaara" <ilari.liusvaara@elisanet.fi 
> <mailto:ilari.liusvaara@elisanet.fi>> wrote:
> >
> > On Sat, Apr 05, 2014 at 03:52:55AM +1000, Matthew Kerwin wrote:
> > >
> > > No, each DATA is encoded independently. I guess that wasn't clear. 
> Isn't
> > > that how T-E worked in 1.1?
> >
> > No. In HTTP/1.1, gzip (just as example) T-E works in either of two ways:
> >
> > - Gzip the whole response and then chunk the gzipped stream.
>
> Oh, right. I guess the difference here is that, because each DATA has 
> its own headers (flags), I've turned this from gzip+chunked to 
> something like multipart+gzip.
>
> Now I understand some of the confusion.
>
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