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Content-Length for gzipped response

From: Diwakar Shetty <diwakar.shetty@oracle.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Jul 2003 19:30:54 +0530
Message-ID: <3F252C96.A31CD9FA@oracle.com>
To: ietf-http-wg@w3.org

Suppose a HTTP server compresses a response using "gzip".

Then is "Content-Length" response header required to be sent to the browser ?

I checked with IE and Mozilla and they were able to uncompress it without the presence of "Content-Length" header in the response.

Received on Monday, 28 July 2003 10:03:59 UTC

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