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RE: Stuck in a train -- reading HTTP/2 draft.

From: Richard Wheeldon (rwheeldo) <rwheeldo@cisco.com>
Date: Thu, 19 Jun 2014 17:28:20 +0000
To: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>, Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>
CC: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <0566CA5E9B906D40B6737DD47DA9FB8F1B53BD97@xmb-rcd-x04.cisco.com>
> I would expect HPACKs efficiency to increase if the constant-ish :path part were divorced from the dynamic-ish :query part ?

I also think that queries (particularly on HTTPS connections are more likely to contain sensitive data (e.g. session IDs, usernames, etc.) so there might be a security argument for having them separate. Not a strong one yet IMHO but I can see one develop over time,

Richard
Received on Thursday, 19 June 2014 17:28:48 UTC

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