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From "Roy T. Fielding" <>
Subject Re: ie4pr2
Date Thu, 17 Jul 1997 08:36:30 GMT
>When making a java request it uses one of the Java1.0 or JDK/1.0
>user-agents but also makes an HTTP/1.1 request.  When our code gets that
>in combo with a force-response-1.0 it responds with something that really
>isn't 1.0.  In particular it still chunks.  Given our FAQ suggestions,
>this is a problem. 

Yes, it is.  The fix is to ignore force-response-1.0 when the request is
from an HTTP/1.1 client.

>Additionally, our nokeepalive code does not work for a 1.1 request.  The
>patch below fixes this (and re-orders a test putting the cheap one first).

It isn't supposed to -- consider the case of HTTP/1.1 proxies being
used by older clients.  The patch is wrong.


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