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HTTP-initiated Network Tunnelling (HiNT)

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Author Lucas Pardue
Last updated 2019-04-21 (Latest revision 2018-10-18)
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The HTTP CONNECT method allows an HTTP client to initiate, via a proxy, a TCP-based tunnel to a single destination origin. This memo explores options for expanding HTTP-initiated Network Tunnelling (HiNT) to cater for diverse UDP and IP associations.


Lucas Pardue

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