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From Ben Laurie <...@algroup.co.uk>
Subject Re: URNs, Mirror sites, and Squid
Date Tue, 09 Dec 1997 16:02:57 GMT
Dirk-Willem van Gulik wrote:
> 
> On Mon, 8 Dec 1997, Ben Laurie wrote:
> 
> > But things are not as cool as they could be. Click on a URN in Netscape,
> > and it tells you to use a proxy for URN support. We ought to be able to
> > build this into Apache, but if the browsers won't send a URN request,
> > we're stuffed. Sigh.
> >
> Atually, due to the way URNs work, it as perfectly possible to 'hide' the
> URN's behind the webserve wehn a not URN aware client/proxy comes a long
> to fetch; i.e. the entire resolution is done by the last knowledgable
> prxoxy.

That's no good. I have no proxies, knowledgeable or otherwise, between
me and anything.

Cheers,

Ben.

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