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From André Malo ...@perlig.de>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] CGI response using chunked Transfer-Encoding, Apache erroneously adding Content-Length
Date Sat, 03 Sep 2005 21:32:48 GMT
* Paul Richards wrote:

> Hi,
> I'm attempting to write a CGI script response which has the
> Transfer-Encoding header set to "cunked".  Apache is buffering the
> output and erroneously adding a Content-Length header which is
> forbidden by the HTTP spec [1].

Well, this is a bad thing.
The CGI spec (RFC 3875) says:

| The script MUST NOT return any header fields that relate to
| client-side communication issues and could affect the server's
| ability to send the response to the client.  [...]

I'd suggest using an nph-script.

nd
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                                   -- Helmut Schellong in dclc

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