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Re: Query string length

From: Derek Harding <derek@fluentcomm.com>
Date: Mon, 14 Sep 1998 16:36:37 -0400 (EDT)
Message-ID: <047901bde01f$2874c070$c99488ce@grendel.tpdinc.com>
To: "Boris Georgiev" <bge@sd-bul.bg>, <www-talk@w3.org>
The limit used to be 256 chars and was dependant on the browser (and also
the server). These days I believe many browsers and servers deal with 8k or
even more.

That said I would recommend using the POST method for large chunks of data.

Derek Harding
Technical Director, Fluent Communications
"Did I hear things, or can that little dog speak?" said Dibbler.
"He says he can't," said Victor. Dibbler hesitated.
"Well," he said, "I suppose he should know."
        -- Terry Pratchett, Moving Pictures

-----Original Message-----
From: Boris Georgiev <bge@sd-bul.bg>
To: www-talk@w3.org <www-talk@w3.org>
Date: Monday, September 14, 1998 1:08 PM
Subject: Query string length

>Can anyone tell me what is the maximum length of the Query String
>and what does this limit depend on?
>Boris Georgiev
Received on Monday, 14 September 1998 16:45:46 UTC

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