Unexpected 411 error response using httplib
gordon at panix.com
Fri Sep 11 18:53:16 CEST 2009
In <h7h963$4aj$1 at reader1.panix.com> John Gordon <gordon at panix.com> writes:
> As you can see, I am including the call to putheader() for Content-Length,
> and the debugging output confirms that the header is present in the outgoing
> So why am I getting a 411 Length Required error?
To follow up my own post, this was happening because of a trailing
newline in auth, put there by base64.encodestring().
The newline made the server stop processing any subsequent headers.
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