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From Ryan Bloom <...@covalent.net>
Subject Re: Remove OLD_WRITE
Date Wed, 21 Nov 2001 19:13:07 GMT
On Wednesday 21 November 2001 11:02 am, Greg Ames wrote:
> Ryan Bloom wrote:
> > I would like to remove the OLD_WRITE filter.  As much as we tried to
> > prevent it, we do a LOT of buffering in the core_output_filter to handle
> > pathological cases.  This means that we buffer at the top of the stack,
> > and again at the bottom of the stack. We can ease the logic a lot by just
> > removing one set of buffering.
> >
> > Thoughts?
>
> Modules that dynamically generate html, such as mod_autoindex and
> mod_status, need buffering at the top of the stack.

Why?  Buffering at the bottom of the stack accomplishes the exact same goal.

Ryan
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