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Re: Reasons to not use huffman encoding?

From: Gábor Molnár <gabor.molnar@sch.bme.hu>
Date: Fri, 31 Jan 2014 19:55:01 +0100
To: Adrian Cole <adrian.f.cole@gmail.com>
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-id: <CA+KJw_4dY7KMdTqhmO7SpBaYhz28j3t-v1Av2teJYfKLxYv_Ng@mail.gmail.com>
There are cases when encoding without Huffman simply produces smaller input
(for example, if your header value consists of uncommon letters or binary

2014-01-31 Adrian Cole <adrian.f.cole@gmail.com>:

> Hi, all.
> HPACK allows the sender to decide whether or not to encode with huffman.
>  When, in your opinion, would the sender choose not to?
> -A
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