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Re: [PATCH] TFTP portability fix

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Mon, 8 May 2006 23:06:21 +0200 (CEST)

On Mon, 8 May 2006, Dan Fandrich wrote:

> * There are references to errno instead of Curl_sockerrno(), causing incorrect
> error messages on Windows

> * Failures in EBCDIC conversion are not propagated up to the caller but are
> silently ignored
> I've checked in fixes for the first four issues.

Great! I think I've just fixed theses two above leaving us with this one

> * The file name includes a leading / which violates RFC3617. Doing something
> similar to ftp, where two slashes after the host name means an absolute
> reference seems a reasonable extension to fix this.

I agree. And the simple fix to make it do this is to simply skip the first
character of the filename when including it in the TFTP package, isn't it?

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