[Libwebsockets] client / method=HEAD
andy at warmcat.com
Sun Mar 12 19:05:43 CET 2017
On March 12, 2017 10:27:33 PM GMT+08:00, Joel Winarske <joel.winarske at gmail.com> wrote:
>Just for http client. I see it for being used as a technique to test
I haven't tried it, but it should generally work. It doesn't understand itself atm that with HEAD, the content-length it was told is never going to be fulfilled. So you may have to hang up on it after you got the headers.
>On Sat, Mar 11, 2017 at 1:30 PM Andy Green <andy at warmcat.com> wrote:
>> On March 12, 2017 2:14:46 AM GMT+08:00, Joel Winarske <
>> joel.winarske at gmail.com> wrote:
>> >Hi Andy,
>> >Is method HEAD expected to work with client?
>> It looks like it should issue what it would for GET with HEAD, if you
>> the client connect info .method to "HEAD". That's what HEAD is
>> do on client.
>> Are you really asking does lws server part understand HEAD? It knows
>> is a valid method and can parse it, but it doesn't respond to it
>> semantics in the fileserving part, since nobody has asked for it.
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