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From Wilfredo Sanchez <>
Subject Re: WebDAV and ap_os_canonical_filename()
Date Tue, 14 Mar 2000 20:26:58 GMT
William wrote:
| It seems like we need a NoFoldType argument that specifies (case
| insensitive) which extensions are folded and which are not.

  We should always preserve case, and not do so on a per-file-type  
basis.  The reason we canonicalize filenames is so that we can do our  
access checks properly, not so that we can canonicalize the  
filenames on disk during a PUT.


       Wilfredo Sanchez,
Apple Computer, Inc., Core Operating Systems / BSD
          Open Source Engineering Lead
   1 Infinite Loop, 302-4K, Cupertino, CA 95014

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