Potential Bug: Gzipping preventing HTTP range requests
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Fri Jun 24 21:46:46 MSD 2011
A question was posed in IRC yesterday about Range requests not being
honoured when using gzipping.
After testing it I've confirmed that there appears to be a problem.
I've put a test file online you can test against:
The following curl runs were used to test:
curl -r 0-5 http://22.214.171.124/range.txt <- gives 6 bytes
curl -r 0-5 --compressed http://126.96.36.199/range.txt <- gives full
I've pasted the results of debug logging here:
Thanks for your attention,
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