Networking/DataReduction

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Goal

Reduce the amount of data Firefox Mobile uses

Projects

Image proxy

tracked in bug 793808

  • Spec a proxy which can downsize large image
  • Implement a prototype of the proxy
  • Implement support for Firefox Mobile to use the proxy for small images
    • proxy should be configurable in about:config
    • proxy use should be determined based on the size of the image, which is discoverable in the first few packets

Compressed HTTP Proxy

  • Spec a proxy that can compress uncompressed HTTP
  • Implement a prototype of the spec'd proxy
  • implement support for Firefox Mobile using the proxy
    • proxy should be configurable in about:config