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Re: update: http progress notification

From: Daniel Stenberg <daniel@haxx.se>
Date: Fri, 28 May 2010 00:42:35 +0200 (CEST)
To: Henrik Nordström <henrik@henriknordstrom.net>
cc: Adrien de Croy <adrien@qbik.com>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <alpine.DEB.2.00.1005280041070.30232@tvnag.unkk.fr>
On Fri, 28 May 2010, Henrik Nordström wrote:

> The likelyhood that the progress notifications break existing software is 
> fairly small, and then only when using software not compliant with RFC2616 
> (MUST level requirement to not crash & burn due to unexpected 1xx 
> responses).

... but OTOH, there's basically nothing today that sends 1xx responses without 
the client asking for it so I would expect a fair amount of breakage simply 
because it hasn't been tested properly before.


  / daniel.haxx.se
Received on Thursday, 27 May 2010 22:43:19 UTC

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