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From "David Reid" <ab...@dial.pipex.com>
Subject Re: mod_mmap_static translation hook is never called
Date Sat, 05 Feb 2000 10:30:03 GMT
When I started looking at mod_mmap_static it did strike me that we should
perhaps review the way that we handled all the translations.  I didn't
openly suggest it as the jahid that followed would be bloody and probably
wasn't worth it, but as it's being raised anyway...

d :-)
----- Original Message -----
From: "Tony Finch" <dot@dotat.at>
To: <new-httpd@apache.org>
Sent: Saturday, February 05, 2000 4:44 AM
Subject: Re: mod_mmap_static translation hook is never called


> "Bill Stoddard" <stoddard@raleigh.ibm.com> wrote:
> >
> >Yes, I know why mod_mmap needs the hook.
>
> That was more for my own benefit -- thinking it through out loud...
>
> >I don't want to add an extra hook either. I was hoping for a
> >breakthrough in-sight. Bleh, it's as bad as I thought...
>
> Yeah.
>
> It occured to me later that the directory walking stuff which happens
> around this point would need to be abstracted out if you wanted to use
> a non-filesystem document store like a database or (!) mod_mmap_static.
> It's still a bit pie in the sky but it makes the extra hook look less
> pointless.
>
> Tony.
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