Re: Encouraging a healthy HTTP/2 ecosystem

In message <>, =?UTF-8?B?V2lsbGlhbSBDaGF
uICjpmYjmmbrmmIwp?= writes:

>> And what if the MITM proxies disagree with you about which parts of
>> the standard deserve to work and block some of them ?
>> What will you do ?
>Hard fail. User visible error. End users blame the last mover,  [...]

This is why I called the proposal "blackmail".

I think HTTP/2 should strive to be such a good protocol that people will
want it, rather than try to intimidate any dissent with thinly veiled
"Nice website you have here, pity if anything happened to it..." threats.

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Received on Tuesday, 1 July 2014 22:38:37 UTC