Re: [dcdev] Re: Suggestions
Fredrik Tolf
2004-01-10 2:59
Direct Connect developers

Jernej Simon?i? writes:
> On Saturday, January 10, 2004, 0:19:54, Fredrik Tolf wrote:
> > > While that is a very interesting thought, I wouldn't bet that it would
> > work. Admittedly, I'm no HTTP expert, but as far as I understand it,
> > HTTP (especially when connected through restricting proxies) is
> > probably too sequential for the kind of duplex connection that a DC
> > implementation requires.
> > With HTTP/1.1, you can do multiple requests on 1 connection - send
> first request, get data, send the next one etc

Yes, that was precisely what I meant with "sequential". I would
imagine that many proxies will enforce it very strictly.

> (it is also possible to send multiple requests at once, however
> this is still uncommon).

I haven't heard of this, though. Do you have more info on that?

Fredrik Tolf

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