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Proposal for a Network-Friendly HTTP Upgrade
draft-tarreau-httpbis-network-friendly-00

Document type: Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
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Last updated: 2012-09-29 (latest revision 2012-03-28)
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found here:
http://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-tarreau-httpbis-network-friendly-00.txt

Abstract

This document proposes an upgrade to HTTP messaging which aims at being faster, more robust and more friendly to mobile networks than the current version, while retaining the same semantics and offering a high enough compatibility level to make it possible to implement highly efficient gateways between existing implementations and this presently described version, thus offering a smooth upgrade path for legacy applications.

Authors

Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>
Amos Jeffries <amos@treenet.co.nz>
Andrien de Croy <adrien@qbik.com>

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