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Re: Support for gzip at the server #424 (Consensus Call)

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Mon, 28 Apr 2014 11:41:38 +0200
Message-ID: <535E2252.1050704@gmx.de>
To: Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>
CC: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
On 2014-04-26 22:14, Martin Thomson wrote:
> On 26 April 2014 09:03, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de> wrote:
>> If it's a characteristic of the representation, why can't the client sending
>> the representation decide on it?
>
> They can, but it's not clear that anything we say will change whether
> the server accepts it or not.

So just because it's not clear that what we say will be followed we're 
not saying it?

If we *want* origin servers to support C-E gzip, we should say so.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Monday, 28 April 2014 09:42:19 UTC

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