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Id: 114037
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Queue: libwww-perl

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Requestors: njahnke [...]

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Subject: Streaming GET to disk broken in at least 6.15 on BSD
Date: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 09:22:56 -0500
To: bug-libwww-perl [...]
From: Nathan Jahnke <njahnke [...]>
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Response body accumulates endlessly in the object. :content_file does not work, :content_cb is never called. Manually specifying :read_size_hint is no help either. Broken in libwww-perl-6.15 / Net-HTTP-6.09, working in libwww-perl-6.05 / Net-HTTP-6.06. Tested on two platforms: iMac-3:~ njahnke$ uname -a Darwin iMac-3.local 15.3.0 Darwin Kernel Version 15.3.0: Thu Dec 10 18:40:58 PST 2015; root:xnu-3248.30.4~1/RELEASE_X86_64 x86_64 iMac-3:~ njahnke$ perl -v This is perl 5, version 18, subversion 2 (v5.18.2) built for darwin-thread-multi-2level root@oldmikoto:~ # uname -a FreeBSD oldmikoto 10.3-RELEASE FreeBSD 10.3-RELEASE #0 r297264: Fri Mar 25 02:10:02 UTC 2016 amd64 root@oldmikoto:~ # perl -v This is perl 5, version 20, subversion 3 (v5.20.3) built for amd64-freebsd-thread-multi

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