Bug ID: 64431
           Summary: Enable response compression by default
           Product: Tomcat 10
           Version: unspecified
          Hardware: PC
                OS: Linux
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P2
         Component: Connectors
  Target Milestone: ------

In Tomcat 10, I believe that compression should be enabled by default for the
HTTP connector. In other words, change the default value of
Connector#compression from "off" to "on" as documented at:

I don't believe that there's any (significant) downside to enabling compression
by default, and I believe doing so aligns with the best experience for Tomcat's
users. Years ago, the extra CPU consumption of compression may have been a
concern, but I think the time for that worry has passed - the reduced network
transfer is far more important for the almost all situations. The default
values of "compressionMinSize", "compressibleMimeType", and
"noCompressionUserAgents" ensure that compressing is done in a useful, safe

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