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From "William A. Rowe, Jr." <wr...@rowe-clan.net>
Subject Re: cvs commit: apache-1.3/src/modules/standard mod_headers.c
Date Thu, 26 Sep 2002 04:30:25 GMT
Why did you principally credit Sander van Zoest for submitting the
patch of Michael Radwin <radwin_at_yahoo-inc.com> ?

Bill
  

At 06:22 PM 9/25/2002, dirkx@apache.org wrote:
>dirkx       2002/09/25 16:22:34
>
>  Modified:    src      CHANGES
>               src/modules/standard mod_headers.c
>  Log:
>  Scratch another its - this patchs allows me to hugely simply auth modules
>  which use non 4xx methods for auth (such as cookies, referers ,etc).
>  
>  Submitted by Sander van Zoest (for a slightly different reason) - see
>  explanation below.
>  
>  From: Sander van Zoest
>  To: dev@httpd.apache.org
>  
>  It is common practice to set Cookie's to pass along on HTTP
>  redirects for "login" authentication.
>  
>  When implementing P3P <http://www.w3.org/P3P/> using
>  mod_headers.c the Header directive only sets r->headers_out
>  and does not pass the headers along for non-2XX responses
>  such as error pages and redirects.
>  
>  To provide this functionality we added the ErrorHeader
>  directive which populates r->err_headers_out instead.
>  
>  Below follows a patch for 1.3.X by Michael Radwin <radwin_at_yahoo-inc.com>.
>  
>  I have some code that attempts to add Directive to 2.0.X, but
>  it seems that output_filters are shortcuted on 3XX responses.
>  While now by setting the Header directive it also passes the headers
>  along at for all non-2XX responses except 3XX responses.
>  
>  Cheers,
>  
>  --
>  Sander van Zoest
>  



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