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From Rob Hartill <>
Subject Re: CALL FOR VOTE: Inclusion of mod_rewrite v2.2
Date Tue, 13 Aug 1996 09:01:21 GMT

Alexei wrote:

>I vehemently disagree, and precedence disagrees with you as well. The
>"bare minimums" are no modules at all. Apache will function just fine
>without them. What amounts to the "core" set is what was in NCSA httpd
>1.3R, which was by no means a "simple, bare minimum" server. Server-side
>includes? CGI? Imagemaps? All of that stuff is incredibly optional, as
>Apache sees things. The asis module? When was the last time you even
>*used* that? Yet we include it all by default.

I use .asis all the time  :-)

Lot's of people are wasting a huge amount of CPU time using CGI to
redirect to other sites just to keep a log of the referal. Use
".asis" instead and you save valuable resources.


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