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Re: 100 Continue problem

From: Alex Rousskov <rousskov@measurement-factory.com>
Date: Fri, 30 May 2003 09:19:54 -0600 (MDT)
To: Prashanto Chatterjee <prashanto@qlcomm.com>
cc: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.BSF.4.53.0305300916030.60040@measurement-factory.com>

On Fri, 30 May 2003, Prashanto Chatterjee wrote:

> proxy 100 (Continue) issue
> I am trying to resolve the issue of 100 Continue to make our proxy
> 100% rfc compliant but am facing this hurdle as to whether the
> client after recieving a 100 Continue response sends only the
> message body (without request headers) or resends the request
> without Expect header.

Robert already answered your question, but I want to emphasize that
there may be more than one "100 Continue" message from the server
and that your proxy must handle other 1xx messages as well. We have
seen many violations related to 1xx requirements. For example, see


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