Re: Call for Consensus: Remove "reference set" from HPACK (to address #552)

On 17 Jul 2014, at 3:58 am, Martin Thomson <> wrote:

> On 16 July 2014 08:02, Poul-Henning Kamp <> wrote:
>> Notice that I'm proposing a unsigned 32 bit, to be Y2038
>> compliant.
> I realize that it's going to be less efficient, but the regular HPACK
> numeric encoding with a 0-bit prefix will be more regular (and not
> need the string exception).  At a cost to regularity.
> This is a slippery slope; are we really going there?

No, we already had consensus here, and I don't see any new information.


Mark Nottingham

Received on Thursday, 17 July 2014 04:39:26 UTC