This week's book giveaway is in the Mac OS forum. We're giving away four copies of a choice of "Take Control of Upgrading to Yosemite" or "Take Control of Automating Your Mac" and have Joe Kissell on-line! See this thread for details.
Short answer NO In SOAP applications people POST multiple megabyte data streams. I suppose you could have your servlet look for the Content-length header and close the connection if it is too large. Bill