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Re: Getting to Consensus: CONTINUATION-related issues

From: David Krauss <potswa@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 21 Jul 2014 05:47:26 +0800
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>, Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Message-Id: <7B1E6951-4C8D-4C1E-881C-2A03387D61A2@gmail.com>
To: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>

On 2014–07–21, at 3:00 AM, Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net> wrote:

> My reading of the WG is that the best we’re going to do for consensus here is option (b) — keeping continuation, and adding an advisory setting for the largest uncompressed header set that a recipient is willing to accept. 
> We can split these up into separate decisions if people violently disagree; if not, I think we can stop discussing CONTINUATION.
> Does anyone have further information to addd? If not, will mark as editor-ready.

Why were the decisions balloted together in the first place? I never saw how compressed vs. uncompressed implied CONTINUATION vs. jumbo-only. There is little support for a declared, post-compression limit, so the results are skewed.
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