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From Dean Gaudet <dgau...@arctic.org>
Subject Re: mod_autoindex and caching
Date Tue, 21 Oct 1997 00:34:31 GMT
+1 on using mtime of .

Dean

On Sun, 19 Oct 1997, Marc Slemko wrote:

> Comments?
> 
> Getting hit by mirrors 8x for each directory index every x hours isn't
> nice.
> 
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> Date: 19 Oct 1997 23:40:00 -0000
> From: Marc Slemko <marcs@znep.com>
> To: apache-bugdb@apache.org
> Cc: apache-bugdb@apache.org
> Subject: Re: general/1261: Request/patch for SuppressColumnSorting in mod_autoindex
> 
> The following reply was made to PR mod_dir/1261; it has been noted by GNATS.
> 
> From: Marc Slemko <marcs@znep.com>
> To: coar@hyperreal.org
> Cc: Apache bugs database <apbugs@apache.org>
> Subject: Re: general/1261: Request/patch for SuppressColumnSorting in mod_autoindex
> Date: Sun, 19 Oct 1997 17:42:23 -0600 (MDT)
> 
>  On 19 Oct 1997 coar@hyperreal.org wrote:
>  
>  > Synopsis: Request/patch for SuppressColumnSorting in mod_autoindex
>  > 
>  > Comment-Added-By: coar
>  > Comment-Added-When: Sun Oct 19 15:15:03 PDT 1997
>  > Comment-Added:
>  > Out of curiousity, why would you want to do this?
>  
>  Aside from the submitter's reason...
>  
>  Features are good to disable.
>  
>  You may not like robots fetching each index 8(!) times just so the user
>  has the option of sorting it.  This is a problem especially since indexes
>  aren't cachable.  Hmm.  This is a problem.  Check out the log for
>  www.apache.org and you will see what I mean.  Perhaps a last-modified
>  should be set as the modification time of "." in mod_autoindex?
>  
> 
> 


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