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A WebSocket handshake proposal using Upgrade and CONNECT masking

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Author Dave Cridland
Last updated 2010-12-07
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This document proposes a handshake design for WebSockets based on an Upgrade with a first-frame of a pseudo-request CONNECT.


Dave Cridland

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