Re: Editorial: ALTSVC HTTP/2 Frame.

On 15 Jan 2015, at 5:24 pm, Julian Reschke <> wrote:
> On 2015-01-15 04:37, Martin Thomson wrote:
>> On 14 January 2015 at 17:52, Michael Sweet <> wrote:
>>> Haven't looked at the changed text, but the maximum length of a FQDN is 255 octets...
>> Indeed it is.  But origin includes <scheme>://<fqdn>[:<port>].  A
>> 9-bit length would suffice...
> Stop it. Let's not mix binary and text in the same frame. I'll add a "origin" parameter to the header field syntax.

I'm personally -0.5 about that; putting the origin in the header field syntax when it isn't useful in the header field's semantics is bound to cause confusion. 

My .02 - decide on a generous bit length and we're done this one.


Mark Nottingham

Received on Wednesday, 28 January 2015 08:34:28 UTC