[mod_python] long argument string is being truncated

Graham Dumpleton graham.dumpleton at gmail.com
Thu Jun 12 22:07:47 EDT 2008

Use method="POST", not method="GET" in your HTML input form. Arguments
then go as body of post and not in URL.

2008/6/13 Joe Landau <jrl at versaform.com>:
> In my first python/mod_python/apache effort, I've been successful at
> retrieving short arguments using FieldStorage.  However, when I try a longer
> argument, a little over 1000 bytes, It seems to be truncated at 600-some
> bytes.  When I write req.args to my log, I see the truncated string.  But
> the apache log access.log shows the entire string, so it is getting that far
> at least. Can anyone help?
> Joe Landau
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