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From: Eric Wong <e@80x24.org>
To: yahns-public@yhbt.net
Subject: [PATCH 4/4] Revert "document Rack::Chunked/ContentLength semi-requirements"
Date: Wed,  3 Aug 2016 03:19:06 +0000
Message-ID: <20160803031906.14553-5-e@80x24.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20160803031906.14553-1-e@80x24.org>

Actually, I guess I misread, rack (starting at) 1.0 stopped
requiring Content-Length/Chunked headers but I never noticed.
Oh well.

This reverts commit 4968041a7e1ff90b920704f50fccb9e7968d0d99.
 Documentation/yahns-rackup.pod    | 10 ----------
 examples/yahns_rack_basic.conf.rb |  6 ------
 2 files changed, 16 deletions(-)

diff --git a/Documentation/yahns-rackup.pod b/Documentation/yahns-rackup.pod
index 6172661..efdfb6d 100644
--- a/Documentation/yahns-rackup.pod
+++ b/Documentation/yahns-rackup.pod
@@ -159,16 +159,6 @@ The RACK_ENV variable is set by the aforementioned -E switch.
 If RACK_ENV is already set, it will be used unless -E is used.
 See rackup documentation for more details.
-=head1 CAVEATS
-yahns is strict about buggy, non-compliant Rack applications.
-Some existing servers work fine without "Content-Length" or
-"Transfer-Encoding: chunked" response headers enforced by Rack::Lint.
-Forgetting these headers with yahns causes clients to stall as they
-assume more data is coming.  Loading the Rack::ContentLength and/or
-Rack::Chunked middlewares will set the necessary response headers
-and fix your app.
 =head1 CONTACT
 All feedback welcome via plain-text mail to L<mailto:yahns-public@yhbt.net>
diff --git a/examples/yahns_rack_basic.conf.rb b/examples/yahns_rack_basic.conf.rb
index 610a482..f3f8e6a 100644
--- a/examples/yahns_rack_basic.conf.rb
+++ b/examples/yahns_rack_basic.conf.rb
@@ -30,12 +30,6 @@
   worker_threads 50
-# note: Rack requires responses set "Content-Length" or use
-# "Transfer-Encoding: chunked".  Some Rack servers tolerate
-# the lack of these, yahns does not.  Thus you should load
-# Rack::Chunked and/or Rack::ContentLength middleware in your
-# config.ru to ensure clients know when your application
-# responses terminate.
 app(:rack, "config.ru", preload: false) do
   listen 80

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Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2016-08-03  3:19 [PATCH 0/4] remove chunked/Content-Length requirement from apps Eric Wong
2016-08-03  3:19 ` [PATCH 1/4] response: drop clients after HTTP responses of unknown length Eric Wong
2016-08-03  3:19 ` [PATCH 2/4] response: reduce stack overhead for parameter passing Eric Wong
2016-08-03  3:19 ` [PATCH 3/4] response: support auto-chunking for HTTP/1.1 Eric Wong
2016-08-03  3:19 ` Eric Wong [this message]

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