Re: HTTP POST limitation
Date: Wed, 28 Nov 2001 22:55:54 +0000
* David Burley (BurleyD_at_rct.dyndns.org) wrote:
> There seems to be a limitation with the HTTP POST Request (-d
> flag). The request seems to truncate and send on another line when it
> hits a certain length (which is at less than 400 characters). Is this
> a real limitation under all platforms or only under Cygwin? Anyone
> have a workaround for this? I have a lot of data I need to post...
Most, if not all systems have limits on the length of arguments that can
be passed to a program. If you have a lot of data, put it in a temp
file and use -d @file rather than -d foo=bar.
-- Thomas 'Freaky' Hurst - firstname.lastname@example.org - http://www.aagh.net/Received on 2001-11-28