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Re: Re:x2 Reading RAW POST data

by IlyaM (Parson)
on Dec 18, 2001 at 15:35 UTC ( #132810=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re:x2 Reading RAW POST data
in thread How do I read POST data that is not encoded, and was submitted without a parameter name

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I would not completely ignore content-length. It can be incorrect sometimes (user agents can lie) but it is useful as upper limit for input data (and I use it as such in my code). I'm not sure but AFAIK under mod_perl you never get 'end of file' from STDIN. So even if content length is correct your code punishes good user agents with 45 seconds delay.

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