[OSM-dev] Code works on sandbox API, doesn't work on main API

Peter Körner osm-lists at mazdermind.de
Wed Dec 2 10:51:36 GMT 2009

Tom Hughes schrieb:
> On 02/12/09 10:10, Janos Rusiczki wrote:
>> I have replaced the input file with the XML you provided.
>> Result: the exact same error.
>> And obviously it works like a charm on the sandbox
>> (api06.dev.openstreetmap.org <http://api06.dev.openstreetmap.org>).
>> I'm running out of hair to pull.
> There's nothing wrong with the XML - it parses just fine using the live 
> code on the live server.
> My suspicion is that you're seeing a problem with curl and lighttpd not 
> getting on and as a result the body of the request is not making it to 
> the rails code properly. That would also explain why it works on dev, as 
> that uses apache.
> A network trace of exactly what request curl is sending and getting back 
> might help understand more what the problem is.
> Tom

You may just add --trace-ascii mytrace.txt to your curl call (it's 
--debug with wget)

Alternatively you may use a tool like Paros Proxy (a local standalone 
HTTP Proxy) to trace all your calls.


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