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Re: END_STREAM flag and trailing headers

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Fri, 09 May 2014 08:16:37 +0200
Message-ID: <536C72C5.3050505@gmx.de>
To: Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>, Greg Wilkins <gregw@intalio.com>
CC: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
On 2014-05-09 00:29, Martin Thomson wrote:
> ...
> So it's perfectly valid to push a 3xx redirect.  Or even a 5xx if you
> really feel like it.  Entity bodies are merely optional on pushed
> responses.  (They are not at all possible on pushed requests, despite
> there being some DAV cases that describe uses for entity bodies on
> safe methods, we decided against supporting that complication.)
> ...

I still believe this to be a mistake.

The question about a safe method that allows a request body comes up 
over and over, and right now people use POST for it. If we ever define 
that method, it won't be supported in HTTP2 push.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Friday, 9 May 2014 06:17:09 UTC

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