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From Marc Slemko <>
Subject Re: mod_autoindex and caching
Date Mon, 20 Oct 1997 16:34:06 GMT
On Tue, 21 Oct 1997, Brian Havard wrote:

> stat()ing . wouldn't work on OS/2. I would suggest using the date/time of the
> newest entry in the directory. Obviously a bit slower though as a full
> directory scan would be needed, but still better than serving the request
> again as that also requires a full directory scan.

But a full directory scan is needed anyway; this just means we can't even
send the headers until it is done.  Oh, and it messes up HEAD requests.

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