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

From: Amos Jeffries <squid3@treenet.co.nz>
Date: Sat, 21 Jun 2014 15:50:22 +1200
Message-ID: <53A500FE.7030201@treenet.co.nz>
To: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
On 21/06/2014 7:59 a.m., Martin Nilsson wrote:
> On Thu, 19 Jun 2014 21:28:43 +0200, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:
> 
>> In message Martin Thomson writes:
>>> On 19 June 2014 11:20, Richard Wheeldon (rwheeldo) wrote:
>>
>>> It might just come down to detecting and whitelisting proxies so that
>>> they get more connections or more concurrent streams.
>>
>> You're kidding about whitelisting, right ?
>>
> 
> You need to whitelist (or buy IP numbers) already today, so it's not an
> HTTP/2 problem.
> 
> /Martin Nilsson
> 

Thats going to be news to a vast number of small businesses and end
users runnign proxies (from all vendors).

What they are doing right now is simply disabling the Via and
X-Forwarded-For headers. Most also MITM on the traffic to capture broken
clients and HTTPS. "works perfectly" etc.

Amos
Received on Saturday, 21 June 2014 03:51:12 UTC

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