RE: How to detect missing Content-Length response header?
Date: Mon, 23 Feb 2009 09:28:37 -0800
Retuning -1 would make sense to me. There is also CURLE_GOT_NOTHING, but I don't know if there's precendent for that.
> -----Original Message-----
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> [mailto:curl-library-bounces_at_cool.haxx.se] On Behalf Of
> Daniel Stenberg
> Sent: Monday, February 23, 2009 8:32 AM
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> Subject: Re: How to detect missing Content-Length response header?
> On Fri, 20 Feb 2009, Daniel Stenberg wrote:
> >> to detect Content-Length actually being 0, vs the
> Content-Length header not
> >> being sent.
> > Oh indeed. I consider that a bug. How would you prefer it to act?
> Okay then, may I suggest that it returns a -1 if the size is
> unknown? Having
> the function return an error is also possible, but that feels
> wrong to me
> since the function doesn't actually fail, it just can't
> return a proper
> / daniel.haxx.se
Received on 2009-02-23