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Re: END_SEGMENT?

From: Jeff Pinner <jpinner@twitter.com>
Date: Mon, 21 Apr 2014 08:50:00 -0700
Message-ID: <CA+pLO_hEP_uXf-gLksJ=ivEXYcqze_cBfxQq7r4A5CLpbs7A0A@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@gbiv.com>
Cc: K.Morgan@iaea.org, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>, C.Brunhuber@iaea.org
>
> FWIW, that won't work in HTTP/1.1 (intermediaries and network libraries
> will consume and coalesce chunks before any application gets to see them).
>
>
It depends -- I agree generically it isn't universally true that chunked
encoding is preserved. That being said, parts of stream.twitter.com work
precisely this way (it helps that the stream is encrypted and the API
clients do not use generic network libraries).
Received on Monday, 21 April 2014 15:50:31 UTC

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