IPP Mail Archive: RE: IPP> Is chunking at IPP client end possible?

IPP Mail Archive: RE: IPP> Is chunking at IPP client end possible?

RE: IPP> Is chunking at IPP client end possible?

Larry Masinter (masinter@parc.xerox.com)
Wed, 16 Dec 1998 10:14:17 PST

> > From the above explanation I understand that IPP client can divide a
> > large IPP operational data prepared, into multiple http requests at the
> > client end; the last request is made with zero length. Is it correct?

No, this is not correct. I know the HTTP specification is long,
but it does have an index. The "chunked transfer coding" is described
in section 3.6.1 of draft-ietf-http-v11-spec-rev-06.txt. The request
is encoded with a transfer coding of 'chunked', it isn't split up into
multiple requests.

Larry