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How to make timeout work for POST function

From: <linda_fu@peoplesoft.com>
Date: Fri, 10 Sep 1999 09:54:25 -0700
To: nstewart@cadence.com
Cc: www-lib@w3.org
Message-ID: <OFBC40DBE1.5D69BDA5-ON882567E8.005C5878@peoplesoft.com>

Hi, Neil,
     while an on-line host is still up but its http server is down, the
POST process
just hangs there doing "Contacting hostname" forever. This problem is on
     Do you know how to make the timeout functions work and force it get
while the connecting fail.

     Thanks in advanced.

Received on Friday, 10 September 1999 13:01:05 UTC

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