How big of a request can be sent with https?

Mark Talluto mark at
Fri Feb 10 12:00:33 EST 2017

> On Feb 8, 2017, at 2:52 PM, Dr. Hawkins via use-livecode <use-livecode at> wrote:
> I am contemplating the changes to, instead of direct postgres
> communication, using an https wrapper.
> How big of an inquiry can I send?  Most are small, but when opening the
> file, there are something like a thousand queries as a single transaction,

The size of the request is determined by your PHP settings. Most default settings range from 5MB to 10MB. You can set it to a much higher value if you really need it. But, it would be better to control the sizes of the requests client side for performance/robustness reasons.

Best regards,

Mark Talluto

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