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From "Roy T. Fielding" <>
Subject Re: [PATCH] thread-safe fix for mod_proxy
Date Tue, 10 Apr 2001 23:52:51 GMT
downstream is the wrong name -- see how it is used in the HTTP spec.
Every data stream has an upstream (where data is coming from) and
a downstream (where data is going to be forwarded), so every connection
consists of two streams: an upstream and a downstream.  What you want
is to differentiate between the inbound direction (towards the origin
server) and the outbound direction (towards the user agent).

r->connection is the inbound conn_rec.


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