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Memory leak during gzip decompression
From: Balint Szilakszi <szbalint_at_cpan.org>
Date: Thu, 07 May 2009 19:54:27 +0200
When using libcurl to access some sites with CURLOPT_ENCODING set to "" and the site returning data with
I believe the problem stems from the fact that search.live.com returns data that is gzip compressed, but where the ISIZE
The relevant RFC http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc1952 under section "188.8.131.52.Compliance" doesn't require the examination
a. The memory leak shouldn't be present, even for slightly malformed data.
I don't know enough about content_encoding.c and zlib to track this further down unfortunately...
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