HTTP/2 Stream Dependencies

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Authors Michael Piatek , William Chan
Last updated 2014-07-21 (latest revision 2014-01-06)
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The existing HTTP/2 prioritization scheme relies purely on integer values to indicate priorities. This simple scheme misses critical support for priority grouping, and does not support other features like resource ordering. This draft proposes using stream dependencies to solve the lack of priority grouping, as well as provide other features.


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