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Re: HTTP URI in the form of "http://example.com?query"

From: Daniel Stenberg <daniel@haxx.se>
Date: Tue, 4 Jun 2013 12:19:19 +0200 (CEST)
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
cc: Roberto Peon <grmocg@gmail.com>, Zhong Yu <zhong.j.yu@gmail.com>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <alpine.DEB.2.00.1306041215460.32021@tvnag.unkk.fr>
On Tue, 4 Jun 2013, Julian Reschke wrote:

> Yes, but what's the exact breakage except for one component not processing 
> that edge case? It's an edge case after all?

I only recently got a bug report for curl as when we got an input such as that 
and passed it to a particular (unspecified) proxy it would reject it as 
illegal.

Thus curl nowadays will insert a slash before passing on the URL to a proxy.

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  / daniel.haxx.se
Received on Tuesday, 4 June 2013 10:19:56 UTC

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