httpd-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Randy Terbush <ra...@zyzzyva.com>
Subject Re: AOL Patch
Date Fri, 20 Dec 1996 19:21:20 GMT
> Ed Korthof wrote:
> > 
> > This patch is based on Randy's BrowserMatch patch -- it's just
> > significantly uglier.  Unfortunately, Randy's patch doesn't allow for
> > authentication (at least for us).  I was wrong about subprocess_env
> > getting clobbered;  rather, mod_auth is called before mod_browser, so the
> > environmental variables are never set, and the server doesn't know to send
> > HTTP/1.0 when requesting authentication.
> 
> This is exactly the reason I wanted to have a "header parse" API that was
> called before all others. People didn't seem to like the idea, though.
> 
> Cheers,
> 
> Ben.

I liked the idea, but got my hand slapped when I asked that we put
it in 1.2....




Mime
View raw message