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      Latest reply: Dec 23, 2016 1:39 AM by eskimo RSS
      lam_stanley Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)

        Hi,

         

        I setup a background session and started an upload task to upload a JSON file approximately 18MB. The task was able to send all bytes to server. However, server took its precious time (> 2 min) before responding to client. Before server responded to the upload task, the upload task automatically re-send the bytes to server again.

         

        Is this behavior normal? Is there any configuration that can be set on in the NSURLSessionConfiguration or NSURLSessionUploadTask that can prevent the task from automatically resending data to server before receiving response?

         

        Any kind of help would be much appreciated.

         

        Thanks!

        • Re: SessionUploadTask auto resend data after a period of time
          eskimo Apple Staff Apple Staff (5,995 points)

          It sounds like the client timed out while waiting for the server to generate its response.  Have you tried tweak the timeoutIntervalForRequest property on the session configuration you use to create the session?  The default is 60 seconds, which seems like it’d cause you problems.

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