Re: [http-state] Date parsing (was Re: consensus call: cookie server conformance)

"Anne van Kesteren" <annevk@opera.com> Mon, 31 January 2011 10:59 UTC

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Subject: Re: [http-state] Date parsing (was Re: consensus call: cookie server conformance)
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On Mon, 31 Jan 2011 11:42:14 +0100, Daniel Stenberg <daniel@haxx.se>; wrote:
> On Mon, 31 Jan 2011, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>>> For really crazy inputs the output may differ a bit, like for example  
>>> my parser is less forgiving on rubbish in the middle of the string as  
>>> in "Thu, 999999999999-Aug-2007 20:49:07 GMT" or "Sat, 15-Apr-17  
>>> boink:z 21:01:22".
>>
>> That would mean it is not compliant.
>
> Sorry, can you please point out what section that says so?

5.1.1 (in combination with 2.1) says so.


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