[bittorrent] Protocol Deviation in Mainline

Elliott Mitchell ehem at m5p.com
Thu Mar 2 03:44:28 EST 2006


From: Ludvig Strigeus <strigeus at gmail.com>
> Yeah that's right, I forgot about that.
> 
> I saw no reason to support 32k when the de-facto standard mainline didn't do so.
> 
> On 3/2/06, Olaf van der Spek <olafvdspek at gmail.com> wrote:
> > But you did *more*. You also started refusing requests for 32 kb.

But that doesn't gain you much, if anything, and breaks older clients.
Making *your* requests 16KB is fine, but why deliberately break everyone
else?


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