Re: [quicwg/base-drafts] Clarify that tunnels can send malformed HTTP message, and it is not a connection-level error (#3303)

Kazuho Oku <> Wed, 18 December 2019 05:03 UTC

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kazuho commented on this pull request.

> @@ -536,6 +536,11 @@ not acting as a tunnel) MUST NOT forward a malformed request or response.
 Malformed requests or responses that are detected MUST be treated as a stream
 error ({{errors}}) of type H3_GENERAL_PROTOCOL_ERROR.
+A tunnel that dispatches HTTP messages to different endpoints might forward a

@janaiyengar Thank you for the suggestion. Applied.

@martinthomson Yeah, MUST NOT applies to what the endpoint does when it receives a malformed message from the peer which _might_ be an intermediary.

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