[tahoe-dev] HTTP in practice.

Nathan nejucomo at gmail.com
Fri Jan 29 21:37:44 UTC 2010

The HTTPbis project aims to publish an RFC about what http is like in
the real world as of the past year or so.  These slides are worth a
read for considerations of wapi design or an architectural shift from
foolscap to http:


The goal is to answer questions such as:

How well supported is the PUT verb?

What is the maximum practical length for URLs?  Headers?

Do many clients support Content-Range?


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