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Re: [PATCH] fix cookie max-age field integer overflow bug in libcurl

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Wed, 15 Jan 2014 12:44:09 +0100 (CET)

On Wed, 15 Jan 2014, Daniel Stenberg wrote:

> Thanks, but I couldn't help a nagging feeling we can do even better and I
> wanted to hear what you and others have to say...

Oh, and I noticed that we base max-age on "expires" which is wrong. Max-age is
the age in seconds from *now*. And if both expires and max-age are used,
max-age takes precedence. See in RFC6265.

I think this requires a little polishing!

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