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From Andreas Hartmann <>
Subject Re: Block resources and proxying
Date Mon, 02 Mar 2009 13:41:38 GMT
Grzegorz Kossakowski schrieb:
> Reinhard Pötz pisze:
>> We usually use httpd mod_cache for static resources in our projects but
>> some sysadmins don't like it (don't ask me why).
> Too bad, I would be very curious to hear why it's a bad idea.
> I can say why configuring httpd to access some resources directly is a bad idea. It's
simply mixing of layers that
> sooner or later will introduce some headaches (think of SSF for e.g.) or will limit application
developer in artificial way.

I totally agree. Using mod_cache instead of directly exposing files to 
HTTPD already saved me a lot of deployment hassle.

-- Andreas

Andreas Hartmann, CTO
BeCompany GmbH
Tel.: +41 (0) 43 818 57 01

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