QUIC Plugins
draft-piraux-quic-plugins-00

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Authors Maxime Piraux  , Quentin Coninck  , Fran├žois Michel  , Florentin Rochet  , Olivier Bonaventure 
Last updated 2020-09-10 (latest revision 2020-03-09)
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at
https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-piraux-quic-plugins-00.txt

Abstract

The extensibility of Internet protocols is a key factor to their success. Yet, their implementations are often not designed with agility in mind. In this document, we leverage the features of the QUIC protocol and propose a solution to dynamically extend QUIC implementations. Our solution relies on QUIC Plugins that allow tuning and extending the QUIC protocol on a per-connection basis. These platform-independent plugins are executed inside a sandboxed environment which can be included in QUIC implementations. We describe how such plugins can be used in different use cases. This document is a straw-man proposal. It aims at sparking discussions on the proposed approach.

Authors

Maxime Piraux (maxime.piraux@uclouvain.be)
Quentin Coninck (quentin.deconinck@uclouvain.be)
Fran├žois Michel (francois.michel@uclouvain.be)
Florentin Rochet (florentin.rochet@uclouvain.be)
Olivier Bonaventure (Olivier.Bonaventure@uclouvain.be)

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