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From r..@covalent.net
Subject Re: [PATCH] check Expect after post_read_request
Date Sat, 11 Nov 2000 05:43:12 GMT
On Fri, 10 Nov 2000, Roy T. Fielding wrote:

> > Is this done better by input filters in 2.0?  I'm just asking here,
> 
> Maybe.  The tricky part is when the check is done.  It has to be after
> any extensions (input filters or regular modules) have had a chance to
> check Expect and remove anything that they will handle, but before any
> method is applied to a resource.  I haven't looked at where I would
> place it in the current 2.0 tree.

Okay.  I want to think about this for a day or two before I give my
opinion, because I am very torn about this.  My gut is that Expect headers
should be handled by input filters.  But then I have to wonder if that is
too complex for a simple header parser.   hmmmm

Ryan

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