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From Paul Davis <>
Subject Re: attachments.js bug on Chrome
Date Thu, 23 Jun 2011 16:50:43 GMT
Reproduced a test case for this that fails on Chrome but passes on
Safari. Reported in the Chromium tracker as an extension of a very
similar bug:

On Thu, Jun 23, 2011 at 9:54 AM, Paul Davis <> wrote:
> I'm not entirely certain if the bug is in Chrome or how we expect
> Chrome to react. I know there are browser differences when running
> against localhost but I'm not entirely certain what they are and why.
> I'll write a small test case in Python to try and reproduce and if so
> will call it a Chrome bug and kick it to their issue tracker.
> On Thu, Jun 23, 2011 at 5:02 AM, Randall Leeds <> wrote:
>> Does this affect anything serious or just a contrived example? Is it a
>> zero-length attachment or something, in the test?
>> File it on the chromium issues and call a vote for 1.0.3 :)
>> On Jun 22, 2011 5:58 PM, "Paul Davis" <> wrote:
>>> While preparing the 1.0.3 release I stumbled across an awesome bug in
>>> the attachments.js test. Apparently Chrome will set the Content-Type
>>> to null if the Content-Length is 0 and the response is served from
>>> I can reproduce this easily by just changing between
>>> and my local external IP 192.168.10.x in the URL bar and run
>>> the test on both. Fails on and not on the external IP. This
>>> appears to be consistent on all branches.
>>> I have no idea what the best fix is here. Suggestions welcome.

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