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Subject: Re: [Boost-users] Question on writing HTTP parser
From: gomti (lionheart8470_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-02-25 16:04:19

Thanks for the responses.

@ Marshall Clow
Are you the one who wrote the parser in cnet-lib??
I just downloaded and checked the "parser.ipp" header for it.
If I have some question on it, can I ask you?


On 2/25/14, 2:53 PM, Marshall Clow wrote:
> On Feb 24, 2014, at 8:30 PM, gomti <lionheart8470_at_[hidden]
> <mailto:lionheart8470_at_[hidden]>> wrote:
>> Hello. I'm newbie for boost library.
>> I'm trying to write a HTTP Parser, which handles the HTTP message
>> coming from the proxy server.
>> I don't know much about the boost, so I'm really confused on what to
>> use to write my functionality.
>> When I search on the internet, some say that I need to used Boost.Asio
>> and Some say Boost.Spirit.
>> When I looked over the document for each, I found that Boost.Asio is
>> like network library for C++ and Boost.Spirit is for writing
>> compilers. As I mention above, I want to write a http parser. I think
>> the relevant one is the following:
>> Please give me some advice.
>> Since this is my first posting, I don't know the culture in this
>> mailing list so if I'm doing some mistake in here, please let me know.
> You should look at cpp-netlib (
> It contains a MIME parser written using spirit.
> (Disclaimer: I wrote the parser)
> — Marshall
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