Re: don't use POST for big GET [was: Dictionaries in HTML ]

>I suggest HTTP be extended to include a GET-like method where
>large amounts of query data can be sent in the body of the request.

According to the syntax for HTTP, get can already do this. I have
been arguing that this should be supported by all servers for quite
some time now, primarily because I do not like overloading the
semantics of POST.

Received on Sunday, 4 February 1996 14:27:59 UTC