Trixter aka Bret McDanel wrote:
> Because of the comments like this that I have received its basically
> making me want to maintain that patch forward and sell it as a revenue
> generation system to every isp and wifi hot spot company out there so
> most access points to the internet operate this way.

Another thing... This non-Internet-Standards-sanctioned "wildcarding"
behavior has a demonstrable potential to *break* existing apps.
Hopefully, you would disclose this damaging potential *fully* to all
intended recipients of the (hypothetical) patch.

- Kevin