Re: trailers and pseudo-headers

In message <>, Julian Reschke writes:

>There are many cases where a server would say "200", and then start a 
>complicated process that might fail half-way. In HTTP/1.1, signalling an 
>error in this situation is hard (abort the chunked transfer or close the 
>connection). It would be good if HTTP/2 can do better here.

I thought that was what RST_STREAM was for ?

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Received on Wednesday, 2 July 2014 12:09:49 UTC