[OSM-dev] "Expect error 417" is back

Tom Hughes tom at compton.nu
Thu Apr 23 09:10:52 BST 2009

Frederik Ramm wrote:

> Tom Hughes wrote:
>> Could you explain what you're talking about exactly? If you're talking 
>> about the api then no, it isn't running apache. It's running lighttpd 
>> as it has done for the last couple of years.
> "The PHP curl library [...] uses a special HTTP 1.1: 100 (Continue) 
> Status on POST requests, that have a certain size. Some webservers (like 
> lighttpd) do not support this behaviour and return HTTP error codes (417 
> in case of lighttpd)."

Well nothing has changed in terms of what web server we are running, so 
it's not clear to me why this would have "come back".


Tom Hughes (tom at compton.nu)

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