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From Joe Schaefer <>
Subject Re: libapreq (preliminary comments on the multipart.c code)
Date Thu, 14 Dec 2000 04:21:02 GMT
Joe Schaefer <> writes:

> There's still something that I haven't groked yet about how the 
> multipart_buffer_read code works on boundary reads. As I can't come
> up with a real test page that breaks it, perhaps you could set me
> straight on how it handles partial boundary reads.

[ snip slightly misleading picture ]

> As I said, I can't produce this behavior with a real example, so
> I'm probably missing something.  I guess I'm just skeptical
> that partial boundary matches actually work right in exceptional
> cases like this.

I got it now- my picture was wrong.  You don't modify self->buffer
at all- just the copied version in buf. Very slick and efficient-
I'm no longer a skeptic :)

Joe Schaefer

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