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From traw...@apache.org
Subject svn commit: r279024 - in /httpd/httpd/branches/2.0.x/docs/manual/mod: core.html.en core.xml
Date Tue, 06 Sep 2005 15:49:23 GMT
Author: trawick
Date: Tue Sep  6 08:49:21 2005
New Revision: 279024

URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewcvs?rev=279024&view=rev
Log:
Backport changes to LimitRequestFieldSize docs to reflect
the lifting of a related restriction in 2.0.53.  This
was a missed portion of that backport.

Modified:
    httpd/httpd/branches/2.0.x/docs/manual/mod/core.html.en
    httpd/httpd/branches/2.0.x/docs/manual/mod/core.xml

Modified: httpd/httpd/branches/2.0.x/docs/manual/mod/core.html.en
URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewcvs/httpd/httpd/branches/2.0.x/docs/manual/mod/core.html.en?rev=279024&r1=279023&r2=279024&view=diff
==============================================================================
--- httpd/httpd/branches/2.0.x/docs/manual/mod/core.html.en (original)
+++ httpd/httpd/branches/2.0.x/docs/manual/mod/core.html.en Tue Sep  6 08:49:21 2005
@@ -1753,21 +1753,18 @@
 <tr><th><a href="directive-dict.html#Status">Status:</a></th><td>Core</td></tr>
 <tr><th><a href="directive-dict.html#Module">Module:</a></th><td>core</td></tr>
 </table>
-    <p>This directive specifies the number of <var>bytes</var> from 0
-    to the value of the compile-time constant
-    <code>DEFAULT_LIMIT_REQUEST_FIELDSIZE</code> (8190 as
-    distributed) that will be allowed in an HTTP request
-    header.</p>
+    <p>This directive specifies the number of <var>bytes</var>
+    that will be allowed in an HTTP request header.</p>
 
     <p>The <code class="directive">LimitRequestFieldSize</code> directive
-    allows the server administrator to reduce the limit on the allowed
-    size of an HTTP request header field below the normal input buffer
-    size compiled with the server. A server needs this value to be
-    large enough to hold any one header field from a normal client
-    request. The size of a normal request header field will vary
-    greatly among different client implementations, often depending
-    upon the extent to which a user has configured their browser to
-    support detailed content negotiation.</p>
+    allows the server administrator to reduce or increase the limit 
+    on the allowed size of an HTTP request header field. A server
+    needs this value to be large enough to hold any one header field 
+    from a normal client request. The size of a normal request header 
+    field will vary greatly among different client implementations, 
+    often depending upon the extent to which a user has configured
+    their browser to support detailed content negotiation. SPNEGO
+    authentication headers can be up to 12392 bytes.</p>
 
     <p>This directive gives the server administrator greater
     control over abnormal client request behavior, which may be
@@ -1781,6 +1778,11 @@
 
     <div class="note">Under normal conditions, the value should not be changed from
     the default.</div>
+
+    <div class="note">Apache 2.0.53 or higher is required for increasing the
+    limit above the compiled-in value of DEFAULT_LIMIT_REQUEST_FIELDSIZE
+    (8190 as distributed).
+    </div>
 
 
 </div>

Modified: httpd/httpd/branches/2.0.x/docs/manual/mod/core.xml
URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewcvs/httpd/httpd/branches/2.0.x/docs/manual/mod/core.xml?rev=279024&r1=279023&r2=279024&view=diff
==============================================================================
--- httpd/httpd/branches/2.0.x/docs/manual/mod/core.xml (original)
+++ httpd/httpd/branches/2.0.x/docs/manual/mod/core.xml Tue Sep  6 08:49:21 2005
@@ -1718,21 +1718,18 @@
 <contextlist><context>server config</context></contextlist>
 
 <usage>
-    <p>This directive specifies the number of <var>bytes</var> from 0
-    to the value of the compile-time constant
-    <code>DEFAULT_LIMIT_REQUEST_FIELDSIZE</code> (8190 as
-    distributed) that will be allowed in an HTTP request
-    header.</p>
+    <p>This directive specifies the number of <var>bytes</var>
+    that will be allowed in an HTTP request header.</p>
 
     <p>The <directive>LimitRequestFieldSize</directive> directive
-    allows the server administrator to reduce the limit on the allowed
-    size of an HTTP request header field below the normal input buffer
-    size compiled with the server. A server needs this value to be
-    large enough to hold any one header field from a normal client
-    request. The size of a normal request header field will vary
-    greatly among different client implementations, often depending
-    upon the extent to which a user has configured their browser to
-    support detailed content negotiation.</p>
+    allows the server administrator to reduce or increase the limit 
+    on the allowed size of an HTTP request header field. A server
+    needs this value to be large enough to hold any one header field 
+    from a normal client request. The size of a normal request header 
+    field will vary greatly among different client implementations, 
+    often depending upon the extent to which a user has configured
+    their browser to support detailed content negotiation. SPNEGO
+    authentication headers can be up to 12392 bytes.</p>
 
     <p>This directive gives the server administrator greater
     control over abnormal client request behavior, which may be
@@ -1746,6 +1743,11 @@
 
     <note>Under normal conditions, the value should not be changed from
     the default.</note>
+
+    <note>Apache 2.0.53 or higher is required for increasing the
+    limit above the compiled-in value of DEFAULT_LIMIT_REQUEST_FIELDSIZE
+    (8190 as distributed).
+    </note>
 
 </usage>
 </directivesynopsis>



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