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Re: Support for gzip at the server #424 (Consensus Call)

From: Amos Jeffries <squid3@treenet.co.nz>
Date: Fri, 21 Mar 2014 21:06:14 +1300
Message-ID: <532BF2F6.6030407@treenet.co.nz>
To: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
On 21/03/2014 8:01 p.m., Julian Reschke wrote:
> On 2014-03-21 00:58, Mark Nottingham wrote:
>> On 19 Mar 2014, at 10:33 pm, Julian Reschke wrote:
>>
>>> On 2014-03-19 02:48, Mark Nottingham wrote:
>>>>
>>>> On 19 Mar 2014, at 8:01 am, Roy T. Fielding wrote:
>>>>
 ...
>>>> Finally, one point of data (based upon 5 minutes of testing) - Squid
>>>> 2.HEAD (in 1.1 mode) will generate 411 for POST without a
>>>> Content-Length automatically. It's still one of the most widely
>>>> deployed intermediaries out there, IME.
>>>
>>> Is there a bug report for that yet?
>>
>> You mean a feature request?
>> ...
> 
> No, I meant bug report :-)

There may have been a while ago. Current Squid-3 versions accept chunked
request bodies AFAICS. The HTTP protocol relevance is just that Squid-2
versions which had no chunked support are still widely used. Legacy
install base etc.

Amos
Received on Friday, 21 March 2014 08:07:07 UTC

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