Patchwork D2767: hgweb: document continuereader

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Date March 10, 2018, 1:23 a.m.
Message ID <differential-rev-PHID-DREV-a7war6ypw3phhkzlqpij-req@phab.mercurial-scm.org>
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phabricator - March 10, 2018, 1:23 a.m.
indygreg created this revision.
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REPOSITORY
  rHG Mercurial

REVISION DETAIL
  https://phab.mercurial-scm.org/D2767

AFFECTED FILES
  mercurial/hgweb/common.py

CHANGE DETAILS




To: indygreg, #hg-reviewers
Cc: mercurial-devel

Patch

diff --git a/mercurial/hgweb/common.py b/mercurial/hgweb/common.py
--- a/mercurial/hgweb/common.py
+++ b/mercurial/hgweb/common.py
@@ -101,6 +101,13 @@ 
         self.headers = headers
 
 class continuereader(object):
+    """File object wrapper to handle HTTP 100-continue.
+
+    This is used by servers so they automatically handle Expect: 100-continue
+    request headers. On first read of the request body, the 100 Continue
+    response is sent. This should trigger the client into actually sending
+    the request body.
+    """
     def __init__(self, f, write):
         self.f = f
         self._write = write