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From Marc Slemko <ma...@worldgate.com>
Subject Re: [PATCH] nph killer, cgi buffering (take 3)
Date Mon, 21 Jul 1997 17:57:57 GMT
On Sat, 19 Jul 1997, Dean Gaudet wrote:

>  Changes with Apache 1.3
> -  
> +
> +  *) nph- CGIs were not compatible with HTTP/1.1 or SSL support.  They
> +     now are; provided the cgi does all the right protocol work itself,
> +     which is not recommended at all.  Instead regular CGIs now have
> +     far more control over the buffering between them and the client.
> +     Apache will flush output to the client whenever it would have to
> +     block while reading from the CGI.
> +     [Dean Gaudet, Roy Fielding, Sameer Parekh]
> +

I don't understand.  Your wording isn't particularily clear and seems
disjointed.  Clarify?


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