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From Andrzej Bialecki>
Subject Re: problems http-client
Date Mon, 19 Dec 2005 19:05:45 GMT
Stefan Groschupf wrote:

> OK I will do that tomorrow!
> However in case it is known as buggy, we may should not set up as  
> default http protocol plugin as it is by today.
> Newbies checking out nutch ill use the version that does not fetch  
> all pages, since most people start with the standard configuration.

Well, it's a question of what beginners need - stability or features. 
protocol-httpclient handles in a better way many web features out of the 
box, such as e.g. cookies, authentication, proxy, https and redirects. I 
think also that some results codes are handled in a better way.

Best regards,
Andrzej Bialecki     <><
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