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RE: Transfer-codings, mandatory content-coding support and intermediaries

From: <K.Morgan@iaea.org>
Date: Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:21:20 +0000
To: <martin.thomson@gmail.com>, <matthew@kerwin.net.au>
CC: <mnot@mnot.net>, <C.Brunhuber@iaea.org>, <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <0356EBBE092D394F9291DA01E8D28EC2011293EA14@sem001pd.sg.iaea.org>
On 19 April 2014 04:03, Martin Thomson wrote:
> contrary to my earlier message, I am reminded that when it comes to optional features,
> we have had experience to suggest that they are not a good way to get interoperability.

> On Apr 18, 2014 4:53 PM, Matthew Kerwin wrote:
>> ... or replace the setting with a MUST support ...


Make it non-optional, particularly if we are considering removing mandatory support for C-E gzip due to the "semantic transparency" problem. I think the origin should always have an option for compression.

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