multiple content-types break cgi.py

Jon Ribbens jon+usenet at unequivocal.co.uk
Sun Mar 4 23:27:00 CET 2007


In article <1173040160.844329.48050 at s48g2000cws.googlegroups.com>, Janto Dreijer wrote:
>> It's not a bug - sending multiple content-types is just totally broken.
>> What would such a header even be supposed to mean? It's like saying
>> "this is an apple orange".
> 
> Hmmm. Thanks! I suspected as much.
> 
> Rough inspection suggests that calling
>     connection.setRequestProperty("Content-Type", "application/x-www-
> form-urlencoded");
> on the Nokia 6230 would actually cause the value to be *appended* and
> not set.

If that method is inherited from java.net.URLConnection, then if the
phone is behaving as you suggest, its Java library is bugged and
behaving contrary to Sun's Java documentation.



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