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Re: Header Size? Was: Our Schedule

From: Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 30 May 2014 09:31:24 -0700
Message-ID: <CABkgnnWJS2h5NMYizefibvsLyD76xd_G-2c1Zr9wDWNhSxTG5Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: Martin J. Dürst <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
Cc: David Krauss <potswa@gmail.com>, "Richard Wheeldon (rwheeldo)" <rwheeldo@cisco.com>, Greg Wilkins <gregw@intalio.com>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
On 29 May 2014 23:51, "Martin J. Dürst" <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp> wrote:
> Would it be possible to allow arbitrarily large amounts of header data
> (either via continuations or via multiple header frames), but to limit
> compression to a single header frame.

That was raised, I believe.  The problem was that there were cases
where a single field was larger than the frame size limit.  That made
it more difficult.  Or at least difficult enough to want to avoid
further consideration of that option.
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