Content-Length header missing after proxying

Igor Sysoev igor at
Wed Aug 24 12:21:32 UTC 2011

On Wed, Aug 24, 2011 at 12:20:49PM +0100, James Fidell wrote:
> On 24/08/11 11:37, Igor Sysoev wrote:
> > Then only debug log may help:
> >
> And it did.  Thank you.
> When I connect to the application with wget it uses HTTP/1.1, which gets
> a content-length header in the response.  nginx is connecting using
> HTTP/1.0, which doesn't.
> I'm guessing there's not a whole lot I can do about that?

It's strange that the application sends Content-Length for HTTP/1.1.
It's valid header in HTTP/1.0. HTTP/1.1 allows to send chunked response
without length.

Igor Sysoev

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