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From:
Gisle Aas
Date:
July 9, 2001 14:23
Subject:
Re: LWP/Solaris missing EOF bug
Message ID:
lrae2dajb9.fsf@caliper.ActiveState.com
Bob Fillmore <fillmore@home.com> writes:

> Why doesn't LWP do this already?  (use the Content-Length header if
> found)

Basically just because the current approach of reading data until EOF
has worked nicely so far.  The new HTTP/1.1 code (in libwww-perl-5.53_94)
will look at the Content-Length so it should not have this problem.

Regards,
Gisle

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