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Re: content-length:

From: Walter Ian Kaye <walter@natural-innovations.com>
Date: Mon, 27 Sep 1999 17:33:23 -0700
Message-Id: <v0313030bb415bc24e759@[]>
To: www-html@w3.org
At 12:37p -0700 09/27/99, NAUTI wrote:
>I am wondering, what is the max size of the content-length:?

I imagine it's whatever the other end can handle -- no set limit.
But this is an HTTP thing, not HTML. You might want to read the
RFCs dealing with HTTP 1.0 and 1.1 (I don't know the #'s offhand).

>Is there a certain number of bytes that must/can be used in a Proxy,etc.  Is
>it signed/unsigned?

Signed?!  A negative length? Not in *this* universe... <g>

 having a good chuckle over this
Received on Monday, 27 September 1999 20:33:47 UTC

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