unwanted spaces in formatted feed input

Katsuhiro Kondou Katsuhiro_Kondou at isc.org
Fri Jul 19 00:18:43 UTC 2002


In article <20020708073144.GF1234 at lucky.net>,
	Valentin Nechayev <netch+inn at lucky.net> wrote;

} Parsing of its for daily incoming statistics fails on some entries
} (100-200 per day) when path contains spaces; in that case it is written
} to log literally, and these spaces conflict with spaces as feed data entry
} separators. Some examples:

White spaces are not allowed as path element except
FWS in draft-ietf-usefor-article-07.  In 1036, they
also don't look like allowed together with '!'.  As
to inn's local setting, there is no checking to see
if white spaces are included or not(trailing ones
are trimmed, though).

I'm still thinking what we should do;

- innd should trim white spaces from Path header in
  article and spool
- innd should trim white spaces in Path header when
  it's written as 'WP'
- any other?

And how about local setting(pathhost)?  innd and
nnrpd should fail to run in case of white spaces in
pathhost included?
-- 
Katsuhiro Kondou


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