Re: overloading QUERY_STRING

Dierk Lucyga (
Wed, 17 May 1995 19:11:12 +0500

On Tue, 16 May 1995, Peter A. Dominguez wrote:

> I use a CGI / perl script which passes > 2k of data. This form works fine using
> Mosaic and Netscape on Solaris2.4 and on Mac versions. However under Windows 3.1
> the URL gets TRUNCATED. I was told by the people at Netscape that the maximum
> size for a URL in the Windows 3.1 version was hardcoded into a 'c' array and
> could not be changed. (by me).
> Does anyone know if Windows95 has the same problem?

Heck, of course. It's a NetScape for Windows Problem. Don't be so anxious
to waste your diskspace with this HypeWare.

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