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Re: Rechartering HTTPbis

From: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Date: Thu, 26 Jan 2012 14:05:56 +0000
To: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>
cc: Adrien de Croy <adrien@qbik.com>, Amos Jeffries <squid3@treenet.co.nz>, ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <1698.1327586756@critter.freebsd.dk>
In message <20120126140301.GG8887@1wt.eu>, Willy Tarreau writes:

>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.

Yes, absolutely.  I just wish there were a way to end the transmission
and say: "Sorry, that went awry, but we can still use this connection.

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