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Re: New upload limit (Request Entity Too Large error)

From: Thomas Gambet <tgambet@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 11 Apr 2012 14:24:34 -0400
Message-ID: <4F85CC62.7070200@w3.org>
To: Mohamed Ghonim <mghonim@gmail.com>
CC: www-validator@w3.org
You are right re: 20k, my apologies :) Fixed.

Le 4/11/2012 2:12 PM, Mohamed Ghonim a écrit :
> Thanks Thomas
>
> I think the limit was only 20k and not 20M, and if the new limit is 50k
> that might still be a bit aggressive as I have some pages that goes over
> 50k.
>
> I definitely agree that having no limit can be very dangerous but have a
> low limit can also be impractical.
>
> Thanks for the links for local installation, as I said before, the
> Windows and Ubuntu installation guides are outdated but I try again.
>
> Regards
>
>
> On 12/04/2012 3:58 AM, Thomas Gambet wrote:
>> Hi all,
>>
>> We've set up a limit to POST requests size a few days ago as it was
>> unbounded until now, and abused.
>>
>> Clearly 20M was too agressive so we've increase the limit to 50M. If
>> you need a higher limit a local install of the validators is the way
>> to go.
>>
>> Here's the install documentation for the markup-validator and
>> validator.nu (HTML5 support):
>> http://validator.w3.org/docs/install.html
>> http://about.validator.nu/#src
>>
>> Thomas
>>
>
>
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