[erlang-questions] spdy in mouchi web

Jack Moffitt <>
Sat May 7 15:27:02 CEST 2011


>> ( it doesn't give much advantage over pipelining )
> are you sure it does not give much? and for the kind of web-apps built in
> erlang might benifit most!

I'm pretty sure the SPDY guys on the websocket list said that most of
the benefit came from the HTTP header compression.

Also sending data compression in a POST (which is something that HTTP
supports but browsers don't seem to implement) would make most long
polling applications much more bandwidth efficient.

And it probably has sane error detection, which would make the code on
the client side much simpler than the stuff we currently used filled
with timeout detections and workarounds.

jack.



More information about the erlang-questions mailing list