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From Matus UHLAR - fantomas <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] How to make Apache mod_deflate and Transfer-encoding : Chunked work together?
Date Wed, 01 Feb 2012 09:48:18 GMT
>>>>> On 1/27/2012 2:50 PM, sameer shah wrote:
>>>>>> As you can see in above 2 headers chunking is working only if 
>>>>>> the compression is turned off.
>>>> On 27.01.12 15:37, William A. Rowe Jr. wrote:
>>>>> Chunking is not a feature that the client gets to choose.
>>>>> Your client code is badly written if it is that fragile.

>On 1/31/2012 9:37 AM, Matus UHLAR - fantomas wrote:
>> IIUC, it's not badly written client code, but a want from webserver 
>> admin, that seems not to be fullfillable with current 
>> apache/mod_deflate...

On 31.01.12 11:07, William A. Rowe Jr. wrote:
>No.  Protocols and specifications exist for a reason.  Even *IF* you
>could force chunk behavior at the origin server, you would be incapable
>of producing the same results as the request travels through forward,
>reverse and transparent proxies outside of that administrators control.

Of course. But the original question was, why is chunking not used, 
even when Content-Length was not sent? I don't know HTTP/1.1 enough to 
answwer this question, do you?

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