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From "William A. Rowe, Jr." <>
Subject Re: cvs commit: httpd-2.0/server core.c request.c
Date Mon, 27 Aug 2001 21:49:44 GMT
From: "Roy T. Fielding" <>
Sent: Monday, August 27, 2001 4:45 PM

> A quick_handler operates the way that a Web server is supposed to operate.
> I should be able to add a hook that detects a Code Red request and immediately
> close the connection with as little server overhead as possible.  Normally
> I would do that with a custom change to the HTTP parser, but it makes more
> sense to do it as a hook with quick_handler.

I'd really like to see a quick_handler patch that has the socket drop that
connection entirely, waiting in SYN for the ACK response :)


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