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Re: [PATCH] Allow OPTIONS for ncat http proxy
From: David Fifield <david () bamsoftware com>
Date: Mon, 3 Oct 2011 09:49:57 -0700

On Mon, Oct 03, 2011 at 11:56:32AM +0200, Odin Hørthe Omdal wrote:
OPTIONS is often used in HTTP, and should be allowed [1].

I've made a small patch against nmap 5.21. Hope it hasn't changed
against HEAD.

Thanks for this patch, and especially for including a test. The code has
indeed changed since 5.21, but it was not hard to update the patch.

The only problem I see is that it doesn't support the Max-Forwards
header field, which is a MUST according to what you cited at

I've attached an updated patch against current Subversion, along with
two additional tests for Max-Forwards. Do you think you can make the
necessary changes to make both the new tests pass?

David Fifield

Attachment: ncat-options.patch

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