Solutions Log

May 7th 2010

MDS-CS HTTP Response Code 413


When using the BlackBerry simulator (in my case JDE 4.6.1) and MDS-CS to make a network request, you receive HTTP 413 "Request entity too large". However, using wget or curl returns a HTTP 200 response.


The reason is that the MDS-CS tool limits the bandwidth. If the server response is too large, the MDS-CS tool will replace the response with it’s own HTTP 413 response.


There is a configuration file that allows you to increase the maximum bandwidth.