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From Randy Terbush <ra...@Covalent.NET>
Subject Re: Contribution: SuEXEC Options
Date Fri, 20 Nov 1998 22:48:56 GMT
Oezguer Kesim <kesim-apache@math.fu-berlin.de> writes:

> Thus spake Gary Shea (shea@gtsdesign.com):
> 
> > -- In the docs for Option we find:
> >     All 
> > 	  All options except for MultiViews. This is the default setting. 
> >     That's clearly not what we want with SuEXEC.  Should we create a new
> >     keyword to avoid fouling up the Option semantics, or maybe suggest:
> >     All 
> > 	  All options except for MultiViews and SuEXEC.
> > 	  This is the default setting. 
> 
> `All' should _not_ include suEXEC.

I've long thought that 'All' should mean "All". The current exemption
violates the rule of "least astonishment". Building on this violation
seems to me a mistake.

Also, last I knew we were running out of space in the storage of the
Option flags. Has that been changed?


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