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Re: Support for gzip at the server #424

From: James Cloos <cloos@jhcloos.com>
Date: Sat, 15 Mar 2014 22:29:48 -0400
To: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Cc: Michael Sweet <msweet@apple.com>, Patrick McManus <pmcmanus@mozilla.com>, Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>, Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>, Roberto Peon <grmocg@gmail.com>
Message-ID: <m3vbveswne.fsf@carbon.jhcloos.org>
It seems from all of this that the /real/ bugs are using the gzip CE for
anything which is not already gzip(1)-compressed on disk, and http/2's
flawed idea of making any non-transparent CE implicit.

Changing how CE works clearly breaks things and lacks any real benefits.

James Cloos <cloos@jhcloos.com>         OpenPGP: 1024D/ED7DAEA6
Received on Sunday, 16 March 2014 02:43:21 UTC

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