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From Andrew Wilson <>
Subject Re: timeouts in CGI POST reading
Date Fri, 21 Jun 1996 00:14:29 GMT

> Is there a signal sent to scripts to warn them that POSTed input
> has stopped in mid-transfer? (e.g. by a client losing the connection).
> if not a) can it be added b) can someone write me a patch.
> We've got some CGI scripts that accept file uploads but we also have
> users in lots of countries whose uploads don't always make it the
> first time... We need a way to signal the scripts to clean up and 
> abort the process rather than attempt to process only part of the data.
> Any help would be appreciated.
> rob

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