Re: Persistent connection
"Kim Liu" writes:
> I am using 4.1b4. Looks like the HTTP server keeps the connection with the
> client by default, after the HTTP request and response sequence is done. This
> makes it very inconvenient for me for various reasons. How do I disable this
> persistent connection behavior? Is 4.1b3 doing the same thing?
I keep the connection alive forever in order to test HTTP/1.1 use of
persistent connections. I am worried that too many people use the mini
server for anything real - it is really just a toy. If you are looking for
a real server to use as a base for implementations then Anselm's Java
based Jigsaw is a much better choice. The reason is that maintaining a
full, application independent API is a lot of work so I have to focus, and
in this case I am focusing on the client side of libwww.
Henrik Frystyk Nielsen, <firstname.lastname@example.org>
World Wide Web Consortium, MIT/LCS NE43-356
545 Technology Square, Cambridge MA 02139, USA