[Web-SIG] WSGI - alternative ideas
mnot at mnot.net
Sun Aug 15 01:01:21 CEST 2004
On Aug 14, 2004, at 3:11 PM, Phillip J. Eby wrote:
> It seems to me that another approach is possible, though... couldn't
> the web server just send a 100 Continue response if there's an
> "expect: 100-continue" header in the request, and you attempt to read
> from the input stream before you've called the 'start_response'
> callable? At first glance, this sounds like a reasonable way to
> handle it, that wouldn't require any explicit handling by the
> application code. Then, WSGI could also require that such an "expect"
> header must NOT appear in the request passed to an application.
That sounds very reasonable...
Mark Nottingham http://www.mnot.net/
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