[Web-SIG] about the status line in WSGI

Manlio Perillo manlio_perillo at libero.it
Fri Oct 19 20:42:05 CEST 2007

Robert Brewer ha scritto:
> Manlio Perillo wrote:
>> Is a WSGI gateway allowed to ignore the Reason-Phrase part of the
>> status line returned by the WSGI application, and to use a server
>> defined phrase?
> I would be sad if a WSGI gateway did that to me. 
> Why deny a web
> application developer the right to control that part of the output?

The WSGI spec requires a full status line as a simplification for the 
WSGI Gateway and not to give more control to WSGI applications.

Regards  Manlio Perillo

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