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help.. content-length: 0 ?

From: Royans K Tharakan <rkt@poboxes.com>
Date: Sat, 25 May 1996 23:20:37 +0500
Message-Id: <3.0b35.32.19960525230540.006b10e0@arbornet.org>
To: http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com

The http specs mention that content-length should not be zero... though
people are using it... and netscape takes it to mean 
that 'download until disconnect'

Is there a way to tell the browser without using this unpredictable
method that, the data size is dynamic.


Thanx in anticipation
---RKt---
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