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From Greg Stein <>
Subject Re: Extension methods
Date Wed, 09 Aug 2000 21:29:15 GMT
Please commit. The concept is 100% spot on. It is easier to comment and
iterate from CVS.


On Wed, Aug 09, 2000 at 04:52:16PM -0400, Rodent of Unusual Size wrote:
> Currently there's a lot of dependency on hard-coded methods
> in the server.  That is, the Allow: response field can only
> list methods the server hardcodedly knows about, and likewise
> for <Limit> and <LimitExcept>.
> The <Limit> issue is a bit thorny to address, but allowing
> modules to declare extension methods they'll handle, and having
> them appear in the Allow field, is actually quite simple.
> It involves the addition of an array_header to the response_rec,
> and a new API routine.
> I've prototyped this on my box, but it's not quite clean yet.
> Shall I submit it as a patch, just go ahead and commit it,
> or would someone like to veto the concept before I go to the
> trouble? :-D
> -- 
> #ken    P-)}
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Greg Stein,

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