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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 12:17:28 +0200
Message-ID: <535E2AB8.5080909@gmx.de>
To: Matthew Kerwin <matthew@kerwin.net.au>
CC: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, "ietf-http-wg@w3.org" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
On 2014-04-28 12:09, Matthew Kerwin wrote:
> On 28 April 2014 19:58, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de
> <mailto:julian.reschke@gmx.de>>wrote:
> ​​
>
>     On 2014-04-28 11:48, Mark Nottingham wrote:
>
>         I’m saying that the most concrete way of encouraging servers to
>         accept content-encoded request representations is to give them a
>         means of declaring their support for doing so — e.g., in HTML —
>         not a generic SHOULD in a place that resource authors will never
>         look.
>         ...
>
>
>     In HTML?
>
>
>
> ​<form action="/rsrc-that-accepts-gzip" method="POST"><input type="file"
> name="f"></form>
> ​<p>Select a file to upload (gzip files will be automatically extracted)</p>

How does this help when my client is not a browser?

Best regards, Julian
Received on Monday, 28 April 2014 10:18:04 UTC

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