[vlc-devel] [PATCH] url: fix vlc_UrlParse for smb/nfs/ftp/sftp

Francois Cartegnie fcvlcdev at free.fr
Mon Dec 4 16:52:17 CET 2017

Le 04/12/2017 à 16:22, Rémi Denis-Courmont a écrit :
> Even filtering by protocol is problematic. For instance, an FTP URL can be routed through an HTTP proxy, so must follow same rules. Also the generic resolver function assume HTTP syntax.

I still don't see what the requirement is since
"HTTP proxies may receive requests for URIs not defined by RFC 1738"
we still need to parse/validate contextually, according to
scheme/protocol reserved set, on use.

Francois Cartegnie
VideoLAN - VLC Developer

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