IE6 + INETS + Post == false??

Carlos Silva <>
Mon Feb 17 15:40:55 CET 2003


Hi Peter, we are now working with IE6 + INETS + Post with no problem at all
(it returns "true" :o)
Although I don't think it makes the difference,  the only thing it could
help is that we've installed de Service Pack 1.
Try it and good luck.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Peter Lund" <>
To: <>
Sent: Saturday, February 15, 2003 6:22 AM
Subject: SV: IE6 + INETS + Post == false??


> One addition: Using the method GET works ok, also with IE6.
> I was able to submit the form with GET, but then also
> getting very long and visible URLs...
>
> > -----Ursprungligt meddelande-----
> > Fran: 
> > [mailto:]For Peter Lund
> > Skickat: den 15 februari 2003 09:54
> > Till: 
> > Amne: IE6 + INETS + Post == false??
> >
> >
> > I have been running a Erlang webserver, that use INETS,
> > on my W2K computer for a while now. When using Netscape7
> > as a client it works perfectly ok, but when I tried once
> > to use Internet Explorer 6 as a client, I experienced
> > some strange behaviours.
> >
> > When submitting a form using the method POST from IE to
> > the Erlang/INETS webserver, the correct result page was
> > shown for about 1 sec, but after that first second a
> > fault message page appeared instead, saying "The server
> > was not found"/"The page can not be shown" (translated
> > from swedish).
> >
> > I friend of mine has the theory, that the socket used for
> > posting was not read or not closed completely after the
> > post message to the server (Erlang/INETS on W2K) and that
> > IE6 discovers this after 1 sec and then show this fault
> > page instead of the result page that I wanted. I am
> > running "Erlang/OTP R8B".
> >
> > Has anyone else experienced the same problem???
> >
> > Best Regards,
> > Peter Lund
> >
> >
>
>




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