Re: [quicwg/base-drafts] Make transport parameter ID and length varint (#3294)

Dmitri Tikhonov <> Tue, 10 December 2019 18:54 UTC

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As @kazuho [pointed out]( in #3169, this is effectively moving the goal posts.  Quoting [the conclusion of this discussion in Cupertino](

> Jana: So the proposal is just draw a diagram to not use TLS presentation format; and then separately flipping the allocation of the spec required and experimental space.
> Using 3020 to track changing the space allocation. Separate PR for editorial change.

Changing TPs to varint is to _change the decision we've already reached_.  Which is fine -- but only as long as we state it this way.

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