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Re: [Fwd: 301/302]

From: Josh Cohen <josh@netscape.com>
Date: Tue, 29 Jul 1997 14:42:32 -0700
Message-Id: <33DE63C8.497DEAB7@netscape.com>
To: Dave Kristol <dmk@bell-labs.com>
Cc: http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
Dave Kristol wrote:
> 
> > Well, what about when foo.cgi is running on a 1.1 server, and
> > doesnt give a content-length.
> > Is the 1.1 server responsible to detect and chunk that ?
> 
> An HTTP/1.1 server can either
>         - send Connection: close, return the content without chunking, and
>                 close the connection; or
>         - chunk the content
> 
Yes, but wasnt this the intent of chunking in the first place?
(dyamic content)

> Dave Kristol

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