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Re: Large Frame Proposal

From: David Krauss <potswa@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 11 Jul 2014 09:21:45 +0800
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <DED0BE6B-A92C-4828-9ABD-21F9663AF3BE@gmail.com>
To: Greg Wilkins <gregw@intalio.com>

On 20140711, at 9:12 AM, Greg Wilkins <gregw@intalio.com> wrote:

> In summary, we keep the 8 byte header, but reduce the stream ID to 24 bits and increase the length to 24 bits.
> I don't see how we can argue that "we might need" 31 bits of stream ID and not apply the same "we might need" logic to length.

Stream IDs are never recycled. Persistent connection longevity is directly proportional to max stream ID.

Length on the other hand depends on hardware evolution. Apples to oranges.
Received on Friday, 11 July 2014 01:22:20 UTC

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