[Mongrel] a new upload progress bar

Zed A. Shaw zedshaw at zedshaw.com
Sat Apr 21 11:51:33 EDT 2007

On Mon, 2 Apr 2007 12:34:06 +0200
"Ry Dahl" <ry at tinyclouds.org> wrote:

> I'm modifying techno weenie's progress bar plug-in. Currently it works
> by making the browser poll the server, via AJAX, for updates on amount
> received. My plug-in provides a handler which will stream updates on
> the amount received, thus only one request needs to be made. Also, the
> progress can be updated at faster rates since the client doesn't need
> to poll. This should reduce loads on both server and client.

Hey Ry, are there any updates on this?  There's a lighttpd plugin as
well that Jan (lighttpd author) is working on.  He's talking about

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