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From Tony Finch <>
Subject Re: 1.3.15 byte ranges
Date Sat, 20 Jan 2001 00:19:44 GMT
Paul Marquis <> wrote:
>For multiple byte ranges, it seems Apache inserts an extra CR/LF
>before the first range separator is printed.  Is this a problem or am
>I being pedantic?

This turns out not to be a problem. See section 19.2 of RFC 2616:

      1) Additional CRLFs may precede the first boundary string in the

(this is related to the optional preamble and epilogue sections in a
MIME multipart message)

And it's a complete bugger to avoid sending them so I think the code
can stay as it is.

"And remember my friend, future events such
as these will affect you in the future."

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