Re: Of HTTP/1.1 persistent connections and TCP Keepalive timers

Julien Pierre wrote:

> Hi,
> James Lacey wrote:
> > Carl Kugler/Boulder/IBM wrote:
> >
> > > I stand corrected.  But then, why was Content-Length added in HTTP/1.0 and
> > > Tranfer-Encoding: chunked in HTTP/1.1?
> >
> I have found that HTTP clients typically break if the server tries to respond too
> early to a request, before it is complete. For example, this can happen with a

that's cuz the right thing to do would be to send expect continue along with POST
then wait for continue then send the data. But many servers are broken 2 with respect
to this,


Received on Friday, 3 November 2000 15:19:06 UTC