[OpenAFS] Re: rxtcp, rxutcp [for networks without UDP]
Mon, 03 Apr 2006 08:43:21 -0700
John Hascall <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> In the future only tcp on port 80 will work. Some time after that only http
>> over tcp on port 80 will work. It's already happening in some places.
> So, who's working on rxhttp then?
Once rxtcp works, I might actually going to try this. ;)
I've actually got a decent amount of experience smuggling TCP
connections through evil proxies. Getting them to flush your requests
properly is kind of a pain, but it can be done.
The worst ones refuse to send even a single POST byte until they've
gotten the client's entire POST payload, and refuse to return even a
single response byte until the server has given the proxy the entire
response payload. Yes, this is stupid. Downloading ISO images
through these sorts of proxies is obnoxious.
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