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Re: "OPTIONS *" with curl and libcurl

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Tue, 20 Jun 2017 09:23:33 +0200 (CEST)

On Tue, 20 Jun 2017, Alex Bligh via curl-library wrote:

> --request-target is IMHO clearly clearer (sic) and we should go with it.
> I worry slightly about removing a released option.

It hasn't been released. It was just merged into master and is targeted for
release in 7.55.0, which is due in August.

> I also worry about the process failure whereby this was discussed on the
> list at least twice, many months apart, and we didn't come up with such an
> obvious option.

Yeah, that's unfortunate but not a lot we can do about it as I see it. At
least we got the suggestion now and we have time to correct it!

Received on 2017-06-20