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Re: Is there a 'maximum length' for HTML pages/files?

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Wed, 28 Mar 2001 03:59:02 +0200
To: Ken Thomason <k.thomason@qut.edu.au>
Cc: www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <99h2ctgatr7hk05n7dpemnjrenfeju9174@4ax.com>
* Ken Thomason wrote:
>     Does anyone know if there is a specific maximum file or page length 
>for HTML pages?  The developers in our group have some academics that wish 
>to post huge html files - perhaps more than 1-2MB+ (not separate linked 
>files on one subject) and wondered if there is an RFC standard for a 
>browser, server or HTTP max restriction to size.  I would assume that it 
>would only be a matter of the browser host PC's memory resources.

There is no limitation.
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