Updated: curl, libcurl{4, -devel, -doc}, mingw64-{x86_64, i686}-curl 7.83.1

Cygwin curl Maintainer Brian.Inglis@SystematicSW.ab.ca
Sun May 15 15:25:17 GMT 2022


The following packages have been upgraded in the Cygwin distribution:

* curl			7.83.1
* libcurl4		7.83.1
* libcurl-devel		7.83.1
* libcurl-doc		7.83.1
* mingw64-x86_64-curl	7.83.1
* mingw64-i686-curl	7.83.1

Command line tool and Library supporting transferring files with
URL syntax, using FTP, FTPS, HTTP, HTTPS, SCP, SFTP, TFTP, TELNET, DICT, and
FILE, SSL certificates, HTTP POST, HTTP PUT, FTP uploading, HTTP form
based upload, proxies, cookies, user+password authentication (Basic,
Digest, NTLM, Negotiate...), file transfer resume, proxy tunneling and a
busload of other useful tricks.

For more information see the project home page:

	https://curl.se/

As there are multiple components and many changes each release please
see below or read /usr/share/doc/curl/RELEASE-NOTES after installation;
for complete details of changes since the previous Cygwin release see:

	/usr/share/doc/curl/CHANGES
or
	https://curl.se/changes.html


curl and libcurl	7.83.1

Public curl releases:		 208
Command line options:		 247
curl_easy_setopt() options:	 295
Public functions in libcurl:	  88
Contributors:			2632

This release includes the following bugfixes:

* altsvc: fix host name matching for trailing dots
* cirrus: Update to FreeBSD 12.3
* cirrus: Use pip for Python packages on FreeBSD
* conn: fix typo 'connnection' -> 'connection' in two function names
* cookies: make bad_domain() not consider a trailing dot fine
* curl: free resource in error path
* curl: guard against size_t wraparound in no-clobber code
* CURLOPT_DOH_URL.3: mention the known bug
* CURLOPT_HSTS*FUNCTION.3: document the involved structs as well
* CURLOPT_SSH_AUTH_TYPES.3: fix the default
* data/test376: set a proper name
* GHA/mbedtls: enabled nghttp2 in the build
* gha: build msh3
* gskit: fixed bogus setsockopt calls
* gskit: remove unused function set_callback
* hsts: ignore trailing dots when comparing hosts names
* HTTP-COOKIES: add missing CURLOPT_COOKIESESSION
* http: move Curl_allow_auth_to_host()
* http_proxy/hyper: handle closed connections
* hyper: fix test 357
* Makefile: fix "make ca-firefox"
* mbedtls: bail out if rng init fails
* mbedtls: fix compile when h2-enabled
* mbedtls: fix some error messages
* misc: use "autoreconf -fi" instead buildconf
* msh3: get msh3 version from MsH3Version
* msh3: print boolean value as text representation
* msh3: psss remote_port to MsH3ConnectionOpen
* ngtcp2: add ca-fallback support for OpenSSL backend
* nss: return error if seemingly stuck in a cert loop
* openssl: define HAVE_SSL_CTX_SET_EC_CURVES for libressl
* post_per_transfer: remove the updated file name
* sectransp: bail out if SSLSetPeerDomainName fails
* tests/server: declare variable 'reqlogfile' static
* tests: fix markdown formatting in README
* test{898,974,976}: add 'HTTP proxy' keywords
* tls: check more TLS details for connection reuse
* url: check SSH config match on connection reuse
* urlapi: address (harmless) UndefinedBehavior sanitizer warning
* urlapi: reject percent-decoding host name into separator bytes
* x509asn1: make do_pubkey handle EC public keys

This release includes the following known bugs:

* see docs/KNOWN_BUGS (https://curl.se/docs/knownbugs.html)



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