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[REBOL] Re: GET buffers

From: tim:johnsons-web at: 16-Oct-2001 17:43

On Tue, Oct 16, 2001 at 06:51:21PM -0500, office wrote:
> I posted this last month but didn't get any takers -I'm still in need of > advice. > > I have a CGI written usint the GET function, works like it should except it > is clipping data at 2040 bytes.
John: I don't have a solution for your question. Sorry. In the 5 years that I have been doing CGI programming, I have heard and seen references to limitations on the "GET" method. I have to ask this question, even though I assume that you have thought of it already: Have you thought of using "POST" instead? I have successfully "POSTED" data from over 400 fields and captured all (up to 20,000 bytes, if I remember correctly). tj
> This is a common CGI problem except I once saw an article writen about > REBOL adding buffer space by adding numbers to the end of the line > something like this: > > cgi: make object! decode-cgi system/options/cgi/query-string 5000 5000 > > or this > > <FORM ACTION="/cgi-bin/capmetro.pl" METHOD="GET" 5000 5000> > > But I can't find the particulars on how to make it work. > > Any help? > > John > > -- > To unsubscribe from this list, please send an email to > [rebol-request--rebol--com] with "unsubscribe" in the > subject, without the quotes.
-- Tim Johnson <[tim--johnsons-web--com]> http://www.johnsons-web.com