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Re: Please admit defeat (was: Our Schedule)

From: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Date: Mon, 26 May 2014 11:11:36 +0000
To: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <59637.1401102696@critter.freebsd.dk>
In message <AFF9201F-0666-47D9-9C94-99BD41FCE5B0@mnot.net>, Mark Nottingham wri
tes:

>> But right now, my argument is that HTTP/2.0 is not good enough
>> that we should push it on the net at large.
>
>Noted.
>
>I suspect we'll be discussing this more at our upcoming meeting, as
>well as on-list.

That's all I ask for.

Complexity and sheer size carries a big penalty in software quality,
and we should not expend code lines and complexity unless the gains
will be worth it.

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