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Re: hallam@w3.org: Netscape Bug or KeepAlive Feature ?

From: Ari Luotonen <luotonen@netscape.com>
Date: Mon, 4 Mar 1996 09:26:22 -0800 (PST)
Message-Id: <199603041726.JAA13536@urchin.netscape.com>
To: http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com

> Is this simply me misreading the 1.1 spec or have we got an issue 
> here? It would be "upsetting" to discover that forms handling programs
> were dependent on a bogus trailing CRLF to teminate a www-form-urlencoded
> data item.

Yes, existing form handlers were dependent on that trailing CRLF, and
that's why it was added to Netscape.  I'm wondering if it would break
anything if the content-length was just incremented by two.

Ari Luotonen				ari@netscape.com
Netscape Communications Corp.		http://home.netscape.com/people/ari/
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Mountain View, CA 94043, USA		Netscape Server Development Team
Received on Monday, 4 March 1996 09:29:12 UTC

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