[vlc-devel] vlc_UrlParse: end username at the last @ rather than the first

Francois Cartegnie fcvlcdev at free.fr
Sun Jun 16 15:05:58 CEST 2013


> This fixes the corner where the username or the password contains @
> (although encoding would probably be a better idea).

Not a "better idea" but mandatory: RFC 3986 section 3.2.1
'@' being a 'reserved' character: RFC 3986 section 2.2

You would usually reject that kind of workaround, no ?


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