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From Alexei Kosut <>
Subject Re: Items for 1.2 (fwd)
Date Tue, 30 Jul 1996 02:41:46 GMT
On Mon, 29 Jul 1996, Howard Fear wrote:

> Much as I'd love to have code in the next release of Apache
> (and I really would), I must point out a serious reservation about xssi,
> its not going to thread cleanly, if at all, in its present incarnation.
> Specifically, it uses a couple file-scoped static variables to control
> whether text is being sent to the client (under control of a
> <!--#if -->).  The original mod_include.c wasn't designed to have a
> not-send mode, and I took the coward's way out.

Hmm. The only one I see is printing (are there any I missed?), which looks
like it'd be very easy to make threadsafe; just declare it in
send_parsed_content(), and then pass a pointer to find_string(),
handle_if(), handle_elif() and handle_else(). That seems simple enough.

-- Alexei Kosut <>            The Apache HTTP Server

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