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Re: status code for header fields to big

From: Dzonatas Sol <dzonatas@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 03 Jul 2011 07:59:07 -0700
Message-ID: <4E1083BB.7010908@gmail.com>
To: Daniel Stenberg <daniel@haxx.se>
CC: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
On 07/03/2011 07:53 AM, Daniel Stenberg wrote:
> On Thu, 30 Jun 2011, Dzonatas Sol wrote:
>
>> How many consider the length of the query string already given as the 
>> initial max length of the header lines;
>
> My guess? Exactly none. That seems like a crazy way to get an 
> arbitrary limit that won't interoperate at all.
>
Works when you do not know the limits of the substructure and you need 
something known, quick, non-stop.

Just seems crazy until you consider pads on the query strings, which 
seemed useless before.

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