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Re: «--etag-compare» while «--continue-at»

From: Коваленко Анатолий Викторович via curl-users <>
Date: Mon, 11 May 2020 12:36:44 +0300

The server «nginx» is developed in Russia. It is the bug and virus only, not useful program.

> On Sat, 9 May 2020, at 23:05, Коваленко Анатолий Викторович via curl-users wrote:
>> Please, read in the Wikipedia about «ETag».

> I now have done.

> I think you could see this behaviour if the file that you are grabbing had been
> written to two website servers at fractionally different times, one at

> «Wed, 29 Apr 2020 12:59:21 GMT» and the other at
> «Wed, 29 Apr 2020 12:59:22 GMT»

> As your downloads have occurred (as you said) across breaks in connection
> it is perfectly possible that you have been talking to more than one server.

> Nothing I read in the wikipedia description says that "ETag"s will always have
> the same value if they refer to an identical file on more than one server.

> I'm still guessing!

Received on 2020-05-11