[Standards] certification etc.

Matthias Wimmer m at tthias.eu
Thu Mar 29 14:21:43 UTC 2007


Hi Boyd!

Fletcher, Boyd C. CIV US USJFCOM JFL J9935 schrieb:
> 2) With TLS compression you can use something like the new Efficient XML spec coming out of the W3.org which is better than zlib (and faster!)

As you can define new compression algorithms for stream compression, you 
can define them for TLS as well. Compression in TLS is modular as well. 
E.g. there is not only zlib (RFC 3749) but also LZO/LZS (RFC 3943). 
Other compression algorithms, even algorithms specialized for XML 
compression, can be added to TLS as well.


Matthias



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