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Re: [google-gears-eng] Re: Deploying new expectation-extensions

From: Henrik Nordstrom <henrik@henriknordstrom.net>
Date: Mon, 07 Apr 2008 17:48:20 +0200
To: Jamie Lokier <jamie@shareable.org>
Cc: Adrien de Croy <adrien@qbik.com>, Charles Fry <fry@google.com>, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, Brian McBarron <bpm@google.com>, google-gears-eng@googlegroups.com, Mark Nottingham <mnot@yahoo-inc.com>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1207583300.3087.64.camel@HenrikLaptop>

> Adrien de Croy wrote:
> > I think until we adopt proper handling of uploads (i.e. pre-authorised / 
> > negotiated etc) we'll have problems - esp with large uploads and auth.  
> > But there I go flogging that poor dead horse again...

100 Continue + chunked encoding accomplishes this quite well, allowing
for any length of negotiation before the actual upload is sent. It's not
the specs fault these features haven't been properly adopted.

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