[erlang-patches] httpc: Allow content body in DELETE requests

James Wheare <>
Fri Jun 14 19:18:22 CEST 2013

Fetch command:
 git fetch git://github.com/jwheare/otp.git httpc_delete_body

Compare: https://github.com/jwheare/otp/compare/httpc_delete_body
Patch: https://github.com/jwheare/otp/compare/httpc_delete_body.patch

 lib/inets/src/http_client/httpc.erl  |  2 +-
 lib/inets/test/httpc_proxy_SUITE.erl | 17 +++++++++++++++++
 2 files changed, 18 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)


httpc: Allow content body in DELETE requests

This isn't illegal according to the HTTP spec as far as I can see.
Here's an example of a real world API that requires it:

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