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From Dean Gaudet <dgau...@arctic.org>
Subject Re: [PATCH] Two small mistakes in the release of Apache 1.3
Date Wed, 10 Jun 1998 03:42:13 GMT


On Wed, 10 Jun 1998, Kristian K. Nielsen wrote:

> 2. Another small mistake appears in mod_usertrack, where the generation
>    of the unique cookie happens. mod_usertrack simply forget to double
>    the remote servername before it truncates it, therefore only a bit
>    of the remote servername is available the rest of the server process,
>    this by example means that the remove servername would appear wrong
>    in logfiles and thereby confuse logsystems even instead of helping
>    them.

I nailed that one already... thanks for pointing it out though.  I changed
the cookie format to actually include the FQDN... it seems silly to not
use the FQDN... but maybe someone will explain why the unqualified name is
good.

Dean


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