[Twisted-Python] stupid case sensitive web clients

Bob Ippolito bob at redivi.com
Tue Nov 12 16:40:00 EST 2002

On Tuesday, Nov 12, 2002, at 16:19 America/New_York, Jeff Epler wrote:

> On Tue, Nov 12, 2002 at 04:03:24PM -0500, Bob Ippolito wrote:
>> I have a stupid device that's talking to a Twisted web server that
>> demands HTTP headers to be capitalized Like-This, however Twisted only
>> capitalizes the first character..
> [...]
>> Any chance someone could patch that up?
> Doubtful.
> http://www.w3.org/Protocols/rfc2616/rfc2616-sec4.html#sec4.2
>     "Field names are case-insensitive"

Well, it's already doing capitalize(), might as well capitalize it the 
way that everything else does.  It certainly wouldn't break anything to 
send it with string.capwords(name, '-') instead of name.capitalize().


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