HTTPD Server Post Requests work ........about half the time

Andre Garzia andre at
Mon May 7 21:28:56 EDT 2018

Remember that LC is using a single thread and that script execution is
blocking, so, if your server is busy doing work to respond to a request,
then it will probably not acknowledge an incoming request at the same time.
Or at least that was true for my RevHTTPd version...

On Mon, May 7, 2018 at 12:13 PM, Tom Glod via use-livecode <
use-livecode at> wrote:

> Hi folks, so spent the last 2 days working on getting my client to talk to
> a simple service I created taking advantage of the httpd library in v9.
> Everything works fine..... half the time. ....literally the request is
> identical each time but the result differs.
> the content type is set to text/plain..... so the (base64 encoded) content
> is in the "content" variable.
> but thats only true half the time.... the other time it comes in empty.
> I also checked my post request with an online "post request"
> mechanism...and 100 % of the requests come in correctly. so the problem
> must be on my httpd service end.
> Anyone have any clue what could be creating this inconsistency?
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