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RFC 7578, "Returning Values from Forms: multipart/form-data", July 2015

Source of RFC: appsawg (art)

Errata ID: 4676
Status: Verified
Type: Technical

Reported By: Egon Eckert
Date Reported: 2016-04-26
Verifier Name: Alexey Melnikov
Date Verified: 2016-04-26

Section 4.6. says:

       --AaB03x
       content-disposition: form-data; name="_charset_"

       iso-8859-1
       --AaB03x--
       content-disposition: form-data; name="field1"

       ...text encoded in iso-8859-1 ...
       AaB03x--

It should say:

       --AaB03x
       content-disposition: form-data; name="_charset_"

       iso-8859-1
       --AaB03x
       content-disposition: form-data; name="field1"

       ...text encoded in iso-8859-1 ...
       --AaB03x--

Notes:

Boundary hyphens were misplaced, I think. The second boundary delimiter should not have them on the end of the line, and the last boundary delimiter should have them on the beginning of the line too.

Status: Reported (1)

RFC 7578, "Returning Values from Forms: multipart/form-data", July 2015

Source of RFC: appsawg (art)

Errata ID: 5616
Status: Reported
Type: Technical

Reported By: Philip McGrath
Date Reported: 2019-01-30

Section 4.5 says:

For example, a form with a text field in
which a user typed "Joe owes <eu>100", where <eu> is the Euro symbol,
might have form data returned as:
    --AaB03x
    content-disposition: form-data; name="field1"
    content-type: text/plain;charset=UTF-8
    content-transfer-encoding: quoted-printable

    Joe owes =E2=82=AC100.
    --AaB03x

It should say:

For example, a form with a text field in
which a user typed "Joe owes <eu>100", where <eu> is the Euro symbol,
might have form data returned as:
    --AaB03x
    content-disposition: form-data; name="field1"
    content-type: text/plain;charset=UTF-8
    content-transfer-encoding: quoted-printable

    Joe owes <eu>100.
    --AaB03x

Notes:

Section 4.7 says that "Senders SHOULD NOT generate any parts with a Content-Transfer-Encoding header field."

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