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From Rodent of Unusual Size <Ken.C...@Golux.Com>
Subject Re: BIG filtering patch.
Date Sat, 08 Jul 2000 13:43:35 GMT
rbb@covalent.net wrote:
> 
> Okay, so how does this work?  When does a module get to insert
> it's filter onto the stack?

IMHO, it shouldn't.  Modules should *never* insert filters on
their own; it should be completely under the control of the
user.  I'd expect something like:

FilterSet setname1 ssi-parse digestify
AddFilter .cgi setname1

or maybe

AddFilter .cgi ssi-parse digestify

meaning that the output from the content handler for .cgi
would be run through the SSI parser, and the result of *that*
would then be passed through the digestifier.

Which means the core builds the stack.
-- 
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Ken Coar                    <http://Golux.Com/coar/>
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