Kamaelia docs : Kamaelia.Protocol.HTTP.HTTPRequestHandler.HTTPRequestHandler


For examples and more explanations, see the module level docs.

class HTTPRequestHandler(Axon.Component.component)

HTTPRequestHandler() -> new HTTPRequestHandler component capable of fulfilling the requests received over a single connection after they have been parsed by HTTPParser


  • control : Signal component termination
  • _handlercontrol : Signals from the request handler
  • inbox : Raw HTTP requests
  • _handlerinbox : Output from the request handler


  • debug : Information to aid debugging
  • outbox : HTTP responses
  • signal : Signal connection to close
  • _handleroutbox : POST data etc. for the request handler
  • _handlersignal : Signals for the request handler

Methods defined here


You should be using the inbox/outbox interface, not these methods (except construction). This documentation is designed as a roadmap as to their functionalilty for maintainers and new component developers.

_sendChunkChunked(self, resource)

Send some more of the resource's data, for a response that uses chunked transfer-encoding

_sendChunkExplicit(self, resource)

Send some more of the resource's data, having already sent a content-length header


Called when a chunk-encoded response ends


Called when a connection: close terminated response ends


Called when a response that had a content-length header ends


Link to the resource handler we've created so we can receive its output


Disconnect the now finished resource handler

resourceUTF8Encode(self, resource)

Encode a resource's unicode data as utf-8 octets


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