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Re: How many garbage/ignored headers can I send to cURL?

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Sat, 8 Oct 2016 12:36:40 +0200 (CEST)

On Sat, 8 Oct 2016, Thorsten Schöning wrote:

> What I'm wondering is, if there's any limit of the number of headers I can
> send this way to cURL until it may run into an error? I've read of max 100K
> per header and my headers are smaller. So does this mean I can send as many
> as I want, because they are discarded after cURL recognized them?

There's no limit to number of headers and yes curl will just read them and
ignore them.


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