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Re: What is Content-Length?

From: <rlgray@raleigh.ibm.com>
Date: Fri, 12 Dec 1997 15:22:35 EST
Message-Id: <199712122023.PAA37264@rtpmail01.raleigh.ibm.com>
To: HTTP Working Group <http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
** Reply to note from John Franks <john@math.nwu.edu> Thu, 11 Dec 1997 10:36:52 -0600 (CST)
>  
> I would prefer Content-length to be the length BEFORE any transfer
> encoding.  From Scott's remarks it is clear this is what he
> understands content length to be.

And it is how we (IBM) understand it also.

Richard L. Gray
will code for chocolate
Received on Friday, 12 December 1997 12:25:43 EST

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