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Subject DO NOT REPLY [Bug 37220] - Semi-colon in filename HTTP bug
Date Mon, 24 Oct 2005 17:36:04 GMT
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------- Additional Comments From remm@apache.org  2005-10-24 19:36 -------
(In reply to comment #4)
> (In reply to comment #3)
> > Sorry, but anything after ';' is stripped off and treated as a path 
> parameter,
> > even if ';' encoded. I don't want to take risks and handle this differently, 
> so
> > this issue is not going to be fixed.
> 
> This just means that Tomcat can't/won't handle encoding properly. That is sad. 
> For all I know this might be a problem for other characters as well. How come 
> Tomcat handles this differently than Apache and IIS?
> 
> This most likely causes a bug in the WebDAV Servlet. If you try to upload a 
> file to Tomcat using WebDAV, all characters after ';' is stripped form the 
> file name.

That's the way it is for the ';' character. If you don't like it, you can try to
patch your Tomcat or use a different product.

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