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From Dean Gaudet <dgau...@arctic.org>
Subject Re: location_walk() twice?
Date Sat, 29 Mar 1997 04:52:55 GMT
Cool, makes sense.  Kind of ugly to document.

Dean

On Fri, 28 Mar 1997, Alexei Kosut wrote:

> On Fri, 28 Mar 1997, Dean Gaudet wrote:
> 
> > process_request_internal runs location_walk twice... it does:
> > 
> > location_walk
> > translate_name
> > directory_walk
> > file_walk
> > location_walk
> > 
> > Is that right??  I'm guessing yes because translate_name may have changed
> > the location.  But the docs don't really mention it.
> 
> If I recall correctly, Ben added this so that you could use <Location>
> to mess with name-translation stuff.  The second location_walk was
> retained because we wanted <Location> to continue to override <File>
> and <Directory>. The per-dir config stuff is reset in directory_walk
> anyway, so calling location_walk here is incapable of hurting anything
> except by intent.
> 
> Or something like that.
> 
> -- 
> ________________________________________________________________________
> Alexei Kosut <akosut@nueva.pvt.k12.ca.us>      The Apache HTTP Server
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