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Re: [Beacon] Review of current spec

From: Arvind Jain <arvind@google.com>
Date: Wed, 13 Nov 2013 19:51:38 -0800
Message-ID: <CAOYaDdMJ4dT1po9gZoZBE2r+3pWm7i6hD55UEA82O4-ZA89dPQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Reitbauer, Alois" <Alois.Reitbauer@compuware.com>
Cc: Chase Douglas <chase@newrelic.com>, "public-web-perf@w3.org" <public-web-perf@w3.org>
Could we make accepting gzipped body a requirement for a server supporting
Beacon?

Arvind


On Wed, Nov 13, 2013 at 5:23 PM, Reitbauer, Alois <
Alois.Reitbauer@compuware.com> wrote:

>  Would make sense. However, the user agent does not know whether the
> beacon server accepts gzip encoding.
>
>
>  Alois Reitbauer | Technical Product Manager | Compuware APM
>
>
>  ------------------------------
> *From:* Chase Douglas <chase@newrelic.com>
> *Sent:* Wednesday, November 13, 2013 5:42 PM
> *To:* Reitbauer, Alois
> *Cc:* public-web-perf@w3.org
> *Subject:* Re: [Beacon] Review of current spec
>
>  On Tue, Nov 12, 2013 at 7:09 PM, Reitbauer, Alois <
> Alois.Reitbauer@compuware.com> wrote:
>
>>  Size Limits:
>>
>>  We set the size limit to 10k, waiting for feedback whether analytics
>> tools need more.
>>
>
>  Is it possible to add an option to have the UA compress the data with
> gzip before sending? The UA obviously can receive gzip compressed data, so
> why not also optimize message sizes on transmission?
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