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Re: don't use POST for big GET [was: Dictionaries in HTML ]

From: Gavin Nicol <gtn@ebt.com>
Date: Fri, 9 Feb 1996 16:35:29 -0500
Message-Id: <199602092135.QAA05083@ebt-inc.ebt.com>
To: dwm@shell.portal.com
Cc: http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
> This is true but unless we specifically consider the case of
> GET-based forms, it is not well-defined.  As far as I can tell,
... 
>  Then a note to the effect that longer content should be transfered via
>  another method such as POST.

Why not sent it as a body, and solve more than one problem at a time?
Received on Friday, 9 February 1996 13:39:15 EST

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