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From Robert Dionne <dio...@dionne-associates.com>
Subject Re: [jira] Commented: (COUCHDB-504) HTTP/1.1 keep alive fails with AB
Date Wed, 16 Sep 2009 10:52:23 GMT





On Sep 16, 2009, at 4:16 AM, Brian Candler wrote:

> On Tue, Sep 15, 2009 at 09:22:41PM -0400, Adam Kocoloski wrote:
>> Heh, I stand corrected.  +1 on the path forward.  I guess its just a
>> matter of adding Connection: Keep-Alive to the response headers.
>
> You're quite right that HTTP/1.0 (RFC 1945) doesn't support persistent
> connections, and doesn't define a Connection: header.
>
> I believe the server is supposed to drop the TCP connection at the  
> end of
> the body for HTTP < 1.1.
>
> Perhaps the safest thing is to add a "Connection: close" header,  
> *and* drop
> the TCP connection, if the client requests HTTP < 1.1

Not sure I follow, if we did this the "CURL ... -k ..." test case  
would fail, non?

>
> Regards,
>
> Brian.


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