RTCQuicTransport & RTCQuicStream

A standalone API using the QUIC transport protocol to exchange arbitrary data with remote peers. This provides a generic multiple-way transport that doesn't use the full PeerConnection stack designed for media purposes. The base API is shared with WebTransport. The difference is the RTCQuicTransport is P2P and uses ICE. For discussion on the webtransport see: https://discourse.wicg.io/t/webtransport-proposal/3508 https://github.com/WICG/web-transport

Comments

https://developers.google.com/web/updates/2019/01/rtcquictransport-api

Documentation

Specification

Editor's draft

Status in Chromium

Blink


Behind a flag (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 73
  • Chrome for Android release 73

Consensus & Standardization

After a feature ships in Chrome, the values listed here are not guaranteed to be up to date.

  • Mixed public signals
  • Public support
  • No public signals
  • Positive

Owners

Last updated on 2019-08-26