Re: IPP> Chunked POST

"Roy T. Fielding" wrote:
> >We might make replying '411 and connection close' to a chunked encoding
> >'conditionally compliant' rather than 'compliant' because otherwise,
> >as has been pointed out, there are inteorperability problems.
> There is no interoperability problem here.  The server response is
> understandable by the client.  Any server has the right to deny
> service rather than buffer an unknown amount of data.  No change is
> needed to the spec.
> ....Roy

Quite right. Also, the fact that an implementation or product is 
compliant does not automatically mean that it is a good or 
even a fully featured implementation. 

Kyle Dent

Received on Thursday, 19 August 1999 05:58:33 UTC