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Re: Rechartering HTTPbis

From: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>
Date: Thu, 26 Jan 2012 15:03:01 +0100
To: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Cc: Adrien de Croy <adrien@qbik.com>, Amos Jeffries <squid3@treenet.co.nz>, ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <20120126140301.GG8887@1wt.eu>
On Thu, Jan 26, 2012 at 01:23:04PM +0000, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:
> In message <20120126124919.GE8887@1wt.eu>, Willy Tarreau writes:
> >If the file is truncated, it should not be rendered/delivered/executed
> >or whatever.
> Depends.
> We have reponse 206 for a reason.

OK, but in the context I said that, we were talking about chunking.
And this is still true. A chunked-encoded transfer that does not end
with the last 0-byte chunk *is* always an indication of a truncate.

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