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Re: Cookies [not spam]

From: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <frystyk@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 23 Jul 1999 09:08:51 -0400
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To: "Raffaele Sena" <raff@nuvomedia.com>, "libwww" <www-lib@w3.org>
At 18:14 19/07/1999 -0700, Raffaele Sena wrote:
>I made a few small changes to the cookie support
>(mainly one change and a couple of utily function added).
>First of all, I added a new CookieMode: HT_COOKIE_SAME_DOMAIN. It works
>like HT_COOKIE_SAME_HOST but only checks for the terminal part of the
>hostname (possibly the domain name).
>This allows to accept/send cookies to all the hosts in the same domain,
>since many sites now split their content on multiple hosts.
>Also I added a couple of new string utilities: tailcomp and tailcasecomp.
>They act like strcmp and strcasecmp but check the first strings against
>the end of the second string. This allows "domain comparison" as described
>in the cookie specs.

I think that looks fine - feel free to check it in.

Henrik Frystyk Nielsen,
World Wide Web Consortium
Received on Friday, 23 July 1999 09:13:38 UTC

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