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From Rodent of Unusual Size <Ken.C...@Golux.Com>
Subject Re: filter insertion (was: BIG filtering patch.)
Date Sun, 09 Jul 2000 00:15:41 GMT
Greg Stein wrote:
> *) mod_include would define the magic MIME type
>    "application/vnd.apache-ssi"
> *) mod_include registers that MIME type as "input" to the filter named
>    "ssi-parse". it also registers the output will be "text/html"
> *) CGI scripts would use that MIME type for their output

Bzzt.  CGI scripts must not be required to use magic
server-specific types.  For one thing, that breaks the
ability of the user to indicate whether the script's
output should be filtered or not. -1.  The addition of
filtering should not require any changes to existing
scripts; black box.
#ken    P-)}

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