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What is the iPad timeout?

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tanker456 Calculating status...
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Jan 10, 2013 8:26 AM

We have created a website and our users are accessing it with their iPad  / Safari.

 

It seems that when we send a query to our server, the iPad will only wait about 5 seconds and at that point will timeout. This is not the issue with regular PC browsers.

 

Is this the behavior for the iPad? If so, can we increase this 5 second timeout?

 

Thank you for your responses.

 

-Roberto

iPad 2, iOS 5.1
  • chmeap Calculating status...
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    Jan 11, 2013 6:35 AM (in response to tanker456)

    We have a similar issue with downloading a internal app for installation on the iPad. As the ipa is more than 11 MB, it takes time to download, but before it can finish, the iPad sends a cancel request to the proxy server. The timeout appears to be consistent at 10 seconds. If you have found the way to change the timeout, please let me know!

    thanks!

  • rccharles Level 5 Level 5 (5,150 points)
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    Jan 12, 2013 10:48 AM (in response to chmeap)

    I would try another web browser.  Don't know who is enforcing the timeout, so don't know if another web browser would work.

     

    Robert

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