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Re: Editorial: ALTSVC HTTP/2 Frame.

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Wed, 28 Jan 2015 19:33:52 +1100
Cc: Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>, Michael Sweet <msweet@apple.com>, Bence Béky <bnc@chromium.org>, Erik Nygren <erik@nygren.org>, HTTP <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <70516CC4-A27F-4698-9B44-60F215DD4C19@mnot.net>
To: "Julian F. Reschke" <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
On 15 Jan 2015, at 5:24 pm, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de> wrote:
> On 2015-01-15 04:37, Martin Thomson wrote:
>> On 14 January 2015 at 17:52, Michael Sweet <msweet@apple.com> 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   https://www.mnot.net/
Received on Wednesday, 28 January 2015 08:34:28 UTC

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