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From "Garrett Rooney" <roo...@electricjellyfish.net>
Subject Re: omitting bodies for HEAD requests
Date Tue, 12 Jun 2007 19:48:57 GMT
On 6/12/07, Brian Moseley <bcm@osafoundation.org> wrote:
> i was expecting AbstractRequestHandler to omit the entity body when
> serving a HEAD response, but it doesn't look like that's the case.
> seems that my provider methods need to detect the method and return
> the appropriate RequestContext instance. is that the intention? is
> there a particular reason why ARH doesn't simply refuse to send the
> body for HEAD requests? that would save a bit of boilerplate code in
> every provider's get methods.

Seems like it should skip the body in that case.  Got a patch?


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