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

From: Roland Zink <roland@zinks.de>
Date: Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:05:35 +0200
Message-ID: <5352D70F.5010008@zinks.de>
To: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
On 19.04.2014 21:21, K.Morgan@iaea.org wrote:
> 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 ...
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> +1
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> 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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+1 on requiring compression support
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