[Haskell] New version of the HTTP module

Graham Klyne GK at ninebynine.org
Tue Mar 16 09:48:42 EST 2004


I shall plan to check this out on Windows.


At 00:16 16/03/04 +0100, Bjorn Bringert wrote:
>The Haskell HTTP client implementation available from [1] seems to be 
>without a maintainer (if anyone knows how to reach Warrick Gray, who wrote 
>it, let me know).
>I include a modified version of this module in the XML-RPC library [2]. 
>Changes from the original module include:
>     * made it Hugs compatible
>     * disabled 100-continue transfers as they caused POST requests to
>       HTTP/1.0 servers to stall
>     * called it Network.HTTP instead of HTTP
>     * added support for URIs with a port number
>     * added a simple toggle for HTTP traffic logging
>The modified HTTP module is available from:
>In line with Graham Klyne's suggestion [3] that a consistent version of 
>this module be brought into some "community space", it will probably move 
>to the haskell-libs project at SourceForge in the not too distant future.
>Yours truly,
>Bjorn Bringert
>[1] http://homepages.paradise.net.nz/warrickg/haskell/http/
>[2] http://www.dtek.chalmers.se/~d00bring/haskell-xml-rpc/
>[3] http://www.haskell.org/pipermail/libraries/2004-February/001693.html
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