Re: [quicwg/base-drafts] New connection IDs are mandatory for intentional migration (#2414)

ianswett <> Fri, 08 February 2019 20:58 UTC

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ianswett commented on this pull request.

> @@ -2089,15 +2091,19 @@ different local addresses, as discussed in {{connection-id}}.  For this to be
 effective endpoints need to ensure that connections IDs they provide cannot be
 linked by any other entity.
-This eliminates the use of the connection ID for linking activity from
-the same connection on different networks.  Header protection ensures
-that packet numbers cannot be used to correlate activity.  This does not prevent
+Endpoints MAY move to a new connection ID at any time.
+An endpoint MUST use a new connection ID if it initiates connection migration,
+unless the peer has selected a zero-length connection ID.  Using a new

Above we say you can't migrate if you use a zero-length connection ID, so I don't understand the purpose of "unless the peer has selected a zero-length connection ID."

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