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

From: Bob Denny <rdenny@dc3.com>
Date: Tue, 5 Mar 1996 07:02:35 -0800
Message-Id: <9603050702.ZM1935@solo.dc3.com>
To: hallam@w3.org, http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
Phill wrote:
> The problem is that netscape is saying it is sending a content length of 36
> bytes but actually transfering 38. This is a bug IMHO. Whenever a length of
> 36  is stated it should mean 36.

I agree. 

By the way, I encountered this last Fall while working out the keep-alive 
support in WebSite 1.1. My solution was to accept blank lines prior to the 
start of the next HTTP request.

  -- Bob
Received on Tuesday, 5 March 1996 06:07:09 EST

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