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From Manoj Kasichainula <>
Subject Re: WebDAV and ap_os_canonical_filename()
Date Wed, 15 Mar 2000 21:06:22 GMT
On Wed, Mar 15, 2000 at 10:29:09AM -0500, Bill Stoddard wrote:
> The routines are ap_canonical_filename(), which canonicalizes and folds to
> all lower case, and ap_case_canonical_filename() which canonicalizes but
> preserves the case.

I don't quite understand why both are needed, but I haven't been
paying enough attention to the discussion, so don't worry about it.

> The result of
> ap_case_canonical_filename needs to be saved in the request_rec along with
> r->filename (which is canonicalized w/o case preservation) for use by DAV.
> If no one objects, I'll commit a patch to 1.3 and 2.0.


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