GET request with transfer-encoding causing issue

Andrew Hutchings ahutchings at
Tue May 24 10:10:31 UTC 2016

As if by magic:

Kind Regards

On 23/05/16 21:21, bclod wrote:
> We have a client sending a GET request who is also erroneously sending a
> transfer-encoding : chunked Header.
> This is causing nginx to wait for the client to send data before the client
> finally times out.  Is there anyway to tell nginx to ignore this header?  We
> have asked the client to get their act together; but in the mean time was
> wondering if there was anything we could do.
> Posted at Nginx Forum:,267076,267076#msg-267076
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Andrew Hutchings (LinuxJedi)
Technical Product Manager, NGINX Inc.

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