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

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Mon, 28 Apr 2014 21:22:51 +1000
Cc: "ietf-http-wg@w3.org" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <69443B1D-EFFE-4BFE-B595-F980480FD900@mnot.net>
To: Matthew Kerwin <matthew@kerwin.net.au>

On 28 Apr 2014, at 9:01 pm, Matthew Kerwin <matthew@kerwin.net.au> wrote:

> That introduces a UI/UX problem; ​does a browser present the gzip support to the human? And if so, how does the human choose between: here's a file which is already gzipped / here's a file which you can gzip for me* / here's a file, don't gzip it?

I wasn’t thinking it would; rather, it’s just a sign that the browser can gzip-encode the form when it submits it.


Mark Nottingham   http://www.mnot.net/
Received on Monday, 28 April 2014 11:23:17 UTC

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