John Franks wrote:
>> The problem is that there is no way to use CGI with chunked message-bodies.
> This is can be viewed as a limitation of CGI (CGI's problem) or a
> limitation of the most popular implementations of HTTP (HTTP implementor's
> You might also blame the CGI protocol for not permitting the use of
> chunked input. This could only be changed in a new version of CGI.
> You could also try to support a new version of the CGI spec which would
> permit CGI to take chunked input. Neither of these would deal with the
> existing base of installed servers, though.
Chunking is on the to-discuss list for CGI/1.1+. We're waiting until
the CGI/1.1 stuff is complete before really gearing up on the next
version. The list is currently quiet, but please feel free to
join it; see <http://Web.Golux.Com/coar/cgi/>.
Ken Coar <http://Web.Golux.Com/coar/>
Apache Group member <http://www.apache.org/>
"Apache Server for Dummies" <http://Web.Golux.Com/coar/ASFD/>