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Re: Need info & help

From: Aravind Selvaraje <arvsan@ibm.net>
Date: Tue, 5 May 1998 09:28:26 +1000
Message-ID: <006201bd77b4$5dc14dd0$07000078@colah>
To: <Linus.Walleij@ecs.ericsson.se>, <www-lib@w3.org>, "Henrik Frystyk Nielsen" <frystyk@w3.org>
Please try this URL. I think it failed with "5.1l" but since trying this
out, I have moved back to "5.1j"  and I am not quite sure if I remember
correctly. Anyway it used to hang for any URL with the get method....

comline  -get http://www.ibm.net/cgi-bin/search.cgi   -form "terms=ISP"

Regards,
Aravind

-----Original Message-----
From: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <frystyk@w3.org>
To: Linus.Walleij@ecs.ericsson.se <Linus.Walleij@ecs.ericsson.se>;
www-lib@w3.org <www-lib@w3.org>
Date: Tuesday, 5 May 1998 7:41
Subject: RE: Need info & help


>At 08:58 4/27/98 +0200, Linus.Walleij@ecs.ericsson.se wrote:
>>> I having a problem with the command line tool with the get method. On
>>> some
>>> sites it works on some other especially with form values in the
>>> command line
>>> it returns the page but just hangs there indefnitely.
>>> It did some debug and ran it thro' the Visual C v5 debugger. It seems
>>> stuck
>>> waiting for a message to come back via GetMessage().
>>>
>> I ran into this too. However I haven't had time and skills
>> to isolate the problem in GetMessage(). There are two
>> solutions, one stupid and one smart: a) install a "watchdog"
>> to kill your process if it sticks too long. (That's no real
>>solution.)
>> b) Compile and run libwww 5.1j instead. It works
>> fine here, see if it solves your problem too. I have no ideas as
>> to whether the problem was introduced in 5.1k or 5.1l
>> unfortunately.
>
>Hmm - do you have a URI that I can try?
>
>Henrik
>--
>Henrik Frystyk Nielsen,
>World Wide Web Consortium
>http://www.w3.org/People/Frystyk
>
>
Received on Monday, 4 May 1998 19:28:35 GMT

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