[erlang-questions] getting the path of an http request as binary

Sverker Eriksson <>
Thu Feb 11 15:24:07 CET 2010

Pablo Platt wrote:
> Hi
> mochiweb uses:
> gen_tcp:recv(Socket, 0, ?REQUEST_RECV_TIMEOUT)
> which result with:
> {ok, {http_request, Method, Path, Version}}
> where the Path is a list.
> Is it possible to get the Path as binary without having to convert it?
Socket option {packet, http_bin}

> Are there docs about http_binary packet parser in R13B03?

/Sverker, Erlang/OTP Ericsson

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