[Twisted-Python] web2 -> web ToDo List
valeriy.zamarayev at gmail.com
Sat Feb 6 12:06:59 EST 2010
On 6 Feb 2010, 17:34, exarkun at twistedmatrix.com wrote:
> On 4 Feb, 09:16 pm, ssteinerx at gmail.com wrote:
>> While I see tickets in the tracker for web2 and others for web, I
>> couldn't find a 'cherry pick' list of things to be moved from web2
>> into web.
>> Is there one?
> Not really. It'd be great to have such a list. Any time anyone
> up their use of web2, I ask them what features it provides that caused
> them to select it or prevent them from switching to Twisted Web. One
> answer that a lot of people give is streaming access to uploads (which
> Twisted Web indeed makes very inconvenient now). There's a ticket for
> this, #288. The other answers people tend to give are "I don't
> know" or
> "nothing in particular". Sometimes they also say "HTTP/1.1 support",
> but when further questioned about this, they can't actually explain
> that means.
I also depend on 100-Continue support. This is somehow related to
#288, but not
explicitly mentioned. If one wants to stream POST data, it's better to
have 'expect/continue' working. It allows to check various conditions,
authentication before allowing the client to proceed.
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