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From Ben Laurie <...@gonzo.ben.algroup.co.uk>
Subject Re: nph- deprecation
Date Thu, 09 Jan 1997 18:23:41 GMT
sameer@c2.net wrote:
> 
> 
> 	Because of the dangers of nph-, as described here earlier,
> I proposed:
> 
> 1) an option to disable nph: NphDisable
> 2) making my unbuffered cgi patch a "supported patch"
> 
> 	Should I work on this? I'd like to let people avoid the nph-
> security problem, and deprecating nph- has always been one of my
> goals.
> 
> 	I do think #1 is worth going into the beta, because it is a
> security thing. #2 is too iffy/featurish to put in right now.

Eh? I thought we agreed ages ago to make it standard? This is the patch which
allows buffering to be controlled via headers, right?

Cheers,

Ben.

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