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Re: A new suggestion on 100 CONTINUE

From: George Carrette <George_Carrette@iacnet.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Jun 1997 12:39:46 +0000
To: John Franks <john@iacnet.com>
Cc: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <frystyk@iacnet.com>, fielding <fielding@iacnet.com>, paulle <paulle@iacnet.com>, http-wg <http-wg@iacnet.com>
Message-Id: <9706111643.AA0112@circus.med.iacnet.com>
X-Mailing-List: <http-wg@cuckoo.hpl.hp.com> archive/latest/3491
John, your optimization suggestion:

>>This would at least permit the server not to send "100 CONTINUE" when the
>>POST data arrives in the same packet as some of the headers.

seems non-robust enough with respect to variations in network
and operating system conditions that it could be seriously troublesome.

There must be a better way that doesn't cross abstraction (whatever)
layers like that.
Received on Wednesday, 11 June 1997 09:48:28 UTC

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