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Re: Please admit defeat (was: Our Schedule)

From: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Date: Mon, 26 May 2014 07:27:26 +0000
To: Yoav Nir <ynir.ietf@gmail.com>
cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <36726.1401089246@critter.freebsd.dk>
In message <B5F8AB8E-6AE0-47A8-9563-471827297D9A@gmail.com>, Yoav Nir writes:

>> Wouldn't it be faster to go straight after the real goal, an
>> protocol which CAN replace HTTP/1.1 in all scenarios and be
>> an improvement in ALL scenarios ?

>I think that would be a fool's errand.
>I don't believe a single protocol can be optimal in all scenarios.

I wrote "improvement", not "optimal".

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