Re: Resume FTP download

From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Mon, 18 Jan 1999 23:50:23 +0100

David J Woolley wrote:

> I hope it falls back cleanly if REST is not supported in the de facto
> manner (popular use is not compatible with standards) or if, like
> Microsoft servers, it appears to support REST, but will only accept
> the trivial case of REST 0.

It uses REST according to RFC 959, immediately before RETR and nowhere
else. If the REST command fails (reply code != 350) it is silently
ignored it and Squid continues to fetch the whole object.

Henrik Nordstrom
Spare time Squid hacker
Received on Mon Jan 18 1999 - 16:47:50 MST

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