[vlc-devel] http interface: error in parsing .hosts file

Ken Dreyer ktdreyer at ktdreyer.com
Sat Sep 12 02:16:53 CEST 2009

On Tue, Sep 8, 2009 at 2:58 AM,  <jpd at videolan.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 07, 2009 at 08:11:26PM -0600, Ken Dreyer wrote:
>> When the http interface code reads my .hosts file, if it does not find
>> an eol character at the end of the file, it will choke with "skipping
>> overly long line": [...]
> I've committed a patch that should fix it, but I can't test. Try
> the next (1.1) nightly build and do tell if it works for you.

I saw your patch (commit a4f7a49fdcbcaed4709b84a768afcd81b93a776f),
and I finally got a chance to test it this evening. I can confirm that
it works on vlc-1.1.0-git-20090911-2204-win32. Thanks!

- Ken

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