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Re: HTTP/2 stream state Reserved can only go to Half-Closed

From: Jeff Pinner <jpinner@twitter.com>
Date: Thu, 9 Jan 2014 10:54:00 -0800
Message-ID: <CA+pLO_hSaSc-YikGYs6d3Uef-1LEv5Wp+6rUB1dw7QRC1fg_eQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: William Chan (陈智昌) <willchan@chromium.org>
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Is there any need to? If a server wants to open a bi-directional stream it
can just open a new stream.

On Thu, Jan 9, 2014 at 10:49 AM, William Chan (陈智昌)

> I was just reviewing our SPDY code refactoring to more closely model
> HTTP/2 streams when I thought about this. Other than simplicity (which
> is indeed a fine reason), is there any reason we don't allow push
> streams to start open rather than half-closed, at least within the
> stream layer? I understand HTTP may not have this use case, but it
> seems conceivable to me that a server could want to initiate a
> bidirectional stream.
> Just a thought. Cheers.
Received on Thursday, 9 January 2014 18:54:29 UTC

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