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From Michael Becke <be...@u.washington.edu>
Subject Re: [ANNOUNCE] Release of Commons HttpClient 2.0 Beta 1
Date Mon, 02 Jun 2003 01:11:20 GMT
Thank you for the support.  The jar appears to be on ibiblio now.  I'm 
looking in http://www.ibiblio.org/maven/commons-httpclient/jars/.  
Thank you for spotting the error in downloads.html.  It will be fixed 
when the site is next published.

Mike

On Sunday, June 1, 2003, at 08:37 PM, Tetsuya Kitahata wrote:

>
> Congratulations, Mike and all of HttpClient team.
>
> When will it be relected to ibiblio?
>
> And (IMHO) it is better to rewrite
> http://jakarta.apache.org/commons/httpclient/downloads.html
>
> <dependency>
>     <id>commons-httpclient</id>
>     <version>2.0-alpha3</version>
>     <url>http://jakarta.apache.org/commons/httpclient/</url>
> </dependency>
>
> to
>
> <dependency>
>     <id>commons-httpclient</id>
>     <version>2.0-beta1</version>
>     <url>http://jakarta.apache.org/commons/httpclient/</url>
> </dependency>
>
>
> Again, congratulations!!
>
> --
>
> On Sun, 1 Jun 2003 18:44:37 -0400
> (Subject: [ANNOUNCE] Release of Commons HttpClient 2.0 Beta 1)
> Michael Becke <becke@u.washington.edu> wrote:
>
>> The Jakarta Commons HttpClient team is proud to announce the release 
>> of
>> HttpClient 2.0 beta 1.  This is the first feature complete release of
>> HttpClient 2.0.  The focus for the rest of the 2.0 development will be
>> on bug fixes and documentation.  Please visit the HttpClient website
>> (http://jakarta.apache.org/commons/httpclient/) and download this
>> latest release.
>>
>> The following changes have been made since Alpha 3:
>>
>>   * Changed HttpConnection to use socket timeout instead of busy
>>     waiting while expecting input.
>>
>>   * Added a getResponseContentLength() method to HttpMethod.
>>
>>   * Changed HttpClient to accept correctly encoded URLs instead of
>>     attempting to encode them within HttpClient.
>>
>>   * 'Expect: 100-continue' logic factored out into an abstract
>>     ExpectContinueMethod class
>>
>>   * 'Expect: 100-Continue' handshake disabled per default, as it may 
>> not
>> work
>>     properly with older HTTP/1.0 servers or proxies.
>>
>>   * Reengineered authentication code.  This includes a fix for
>>     HttpClient continually attempting to authenticate to digest realms
>> and
>>     provides for better future extensibility.
>>
>>   * Authenticator class deprecated
>>
>>   * Improved user documentation and example code.
>>
>>   * Added ability to differentiate between different hosts using the
>>     same realm names.
>>
>>   * Added support for specifying a virtual host name to use.
>>
>>   * Fixed problem with half-closed connections causing a
>>     HttpRecoverableException to be thrown when HttpClient attempts to
>> read
>>     from a socket.
>>
>>   * Improved reliability with the HEAD method and servers that
>>     incorrectly include a response body.
>>
>>   * Improved support for connection keep-alive when communicating via 
>> a
>> proxy
>>
>>   * Added an override of HttpClient.executeMethod that lets the
>>     caller specify an HttpState object.
>>
>>   * HttpConnectionManager is now a property of the HttpClient class,
>>     not of the HttpState class
>>
>>   * Added ability to specify the local address that HttpClient should
>>     create connections from.
>>
>> Thank you,
>>
>> Commons HttpClient Development Team
>>
>>
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