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From Robin Berjon <>
Subject Re: replication usage? creating dupes?
Date Wed, 16 Jul 2008 16:09:20 GMT
On Jul 16, 2008, at 17:58 , Damien Katz wrote:
> There are two potential solutions here, the first is to send a  
> browser ping to keep the connection alive. Easy do do with HTTP 1.1  
> I think, just send an empty HTTP chunk.

It's been a while so that things must have improved but I've seen  
issues with this approach, notably with proxies not always handling  
1.1 that well. An alternative is to return a complete HTTP response  
immediately and then have the browser poll every n seconds to avail  
itself of the replication status.

Robin Berjon -

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