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From Brian Behlendorf <br...@organic.com>
Subject Re: Putting the date into the referer log.
Date Sun, 03 Nov 1996 23:58:33 GMT
On Thu, 24 Oct 1996, Paul Sutton wrote:
> I agree about being careful here, but I think there is a case for adding a
> directive to set an env var based on artibrary headers, a generic form of
> BrowserMatch. The generic functionality will be useful with far more than
> just config logs.

I like this.  Generalization is almost always a good thing.  :)  
I could easily see

  HeaderMatch User-Agent /^Mozilla/ netscape=yes

or whatever instead of

  BrowserMatch /^Mozilla/ netscape=yes

The next question is, do we need access to other types of info, such as
remote_host?  Paul needs it for his host-based logging.  What else would really
be needed?  Request time?  

Anyways, if other folks think this at least the first option is a good idea, we
should move soon, before "BrowserMatch" becomes something we need to
backwards-support.

	Brian

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