Uhh some questions on my HTTPd implementation...

Jan Schenkel janschenkel at yahoo.com
Tue Oct 21 06:11:21 EDT 2003

--- Andre Garzia <soapdog at mac.com> wrote:
> Hi Folks,
> someone using my httpd server implementation or with
> better 
> understanding of the http protocol can answer this
> question:
> Why opening http://localhost:8080/ on safari/mozilla
> works fine full of 
> images and stuff and this code
> on mouseUp
>     get URL "http://localhost:8080/"
>     set the htmlText of field 1 to it
> end mouseUp
> does not work?!!?!? it works for www.yahoo.com and
> others....

Hi Andre,

That's because Revolution is not multi-threading ;
while it's executing the 'get', it cannot reply to the
request it is receiving on the socket.
If you compile the httpd server into a standalone, it
will work without a problem.

Hope this helped,

Jan Schenkel.

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