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From William A Rowe Jr <wr...@rowe-clan.net>
Subject Re: Handle Upgrade forwarding (protocol switch) in mod_proxy_http
Date Wed, 27 Jul 2016 18:28:25 GMT
On Wed, Jul 27, 2016 at 1:27 PM, William A Rowe Jr <wrowe@rowe-clan.net>
wrote:

>
> On Wed, Jul 27, 2016 at 11:09 AM, Yann Ylavic <ylavic.dev@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> since Upgrade is an HTTP/1 feature, I don't find it too twisted...
>>
>> The primary goal would be to let the backend decide whether an Upgrade
>> is to be done, or otherwise continue with HTTP (still parsing the
>> response, filtering, caching, ...).
>>
>
> Nope... a thousand times nope...
>
> The protocol, along with a host of headers, are a hop-by-hop entities.
> They are not part of that discussion.
>

(However, proxy CONNECT exists for precisely this reason...)

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