>I am not commenting on the riskiness, but aren't origin servers which
>are HTTP/1.1 and CGI/1.1 compliant required to do exactly that?

10.4.12 411 Length Required

   The server refuses to accept the request without a defined Content-
   Length. The client MAY repeat the request if it adds a valid
   Content-Length header field containing the length of the message-body
   in the request message.


Received on Monday, 11 August 1997 10:41:46 UTC