[PATCH 1/3] Warn about "noreply" and malformed requests.

Tomash Brechko tomash.brechko at gmail.com
Fri Nov 9 12:31:38 UTC 2007

 trunk/server/doc/protocol.txt |    5 ++++-
 1 files changed, 4 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)

diff --git a/trunk/server/doc/protocol.txt b/trunk/server/doc/protocol.txt
index 6defa9f..4c93517 100644
--- a/trunk/server/doc/protocol.txt
+++ b/trunk/server/doc/protocol.txt
@@ -172,7 +172,10 @@ cas <key> <flags> <exptime> <bytes> <cas unqiue> [noreply]\r\n
   when issuing "cas" updates.
 - "noreply" optional parameter instructs the server to not send the
-  reply.
+  reply.  NOTE: if the request line is malformed, the server can't
+  parse "noreply" option reliably.  In this case it may send the error
+  to the client, and not reading it on the client side will break
+  things.  Client should construct only valid requests.
 After this line, the client sends the data block:

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