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From Dean Gaudet <dgaudet-list-new-ht...@arctic.org>
Subject Re: cvs commit: apache-2.0/src/modules/standard mod_cgi.c mod_include.c
Date Tue, 28 Mar 2000 02:34:15 GMT
On Sun, 26 Mar 2000, Life is hard, and then you die. wrote:

> One day, Greg Stein wrote:
> > 
> > For input processing, the hook would be underneath ap_get_client_block()
> > and friends. Not exactly sure what an input hook would do, tho.
> 
> FYI: One use is in mod_auth_digest - there is a qop type "auth-int" which
> does an md5-hash on the request entity, and hence mod_auth_digest needs to
> be able to hook into the input processing so it can calculate and verify
> the hash. Hmm, it will need a way to "interrupt" and generate a 401 or
> something if the hash doesn't verify, though.

this should be easy in 2.0 -- you just replace the iol that represents the
client, and call the existing iol from your own iol.

this is nice to see -- it's an example of a CCR = infinity layer.

Dean


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