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Re: New Version Notification - draft-ietf-httpbis-header-compression-12.txt

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Wed, 18 Feb 2015 01:47:52 +0100
To: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Cc: "Julian F. Reschke" <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>, Barry Leiba <barryleiba@computer.org>
Message-ID: <nrn7eapcor1iojidsniaf2env1bd564g45@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>
* Mark Nottingham wrote:
>> On 18 Feb 2015, at 2:38 am, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de> wrote:
>> 
>> I still believe we should actually *fix* the table.
>
>As we discussed (but for the benefit of everyone else) -- we've already 
>talked about this extensively, and came to consensus that making such a 
>change would be more likely to cause problems, without making a material 
>improvement in the protocol. 

Do you have a reference for this conclusion? I do not really agree that
we should ship a new protocol with known bugs for the short-term benefit
of experimental implementations, and I would like to find out what I am
missing. I also note that the text Julian quoted needs to be changed re-
gardless of whether the table is "fixed".
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