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From Jeff Trawick <>
Subject Re: [PATCH] merging AddOutputFilter directives
Date Tue, 03 Oct 2000 19:42:34 GMT writes:

> I kind of disagree with this.  I would much prefer to see a remove filter
> directive analogous to the RemoveHandler directive.  I think this is more
> in line with what we do for handlers, so it makes a bit more sense in my
> mind.
> Just an opinion though.
> Ryan
> On Tue, 26 Sep 2000, Jeff Trawick wrote:
> > The following patch requires that the full list of filters be
> > specified on each AddOutputFilter; no such appending is done.  Thus,
> > a different order or different set of filters can be specified.  (The
> > patch doesn't take care of the fact that you can't get rid of the darn
> > filter list.  Perhaps we need to allow something like "AddOutputFilter
> > None" or "NoOutputFilter" or something else to do the job?)
> > 

RemoveHandler is not strictly analogous to a filter list because
RemoveHandler removes something from an unordered list.

Maybe AddOutputFilter should be SetOutputFilters (which acts the way I
want :) )?

Does anybody else have any opinion on this?

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