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From Ryan Bloom <...@covalent.net>
Subject Re: [PATCH] Allow DocumentRoot within Location blocks
Date Mon, 07 Jan 2002 18:26:53 GMT
On Sunday 06 January 2002 11:55 pm, Sander van Zoest wrote:
> On Mon, 7 Jan 2002, William A. Rowe, Jr. wrote:
> 
> > From: "Ryan Bloom" <rbb@covalent.net>
> > > I would like to discuss the reasoning behind this change.  Why are we trying
> > > to overload the meaning of DocumentRoot this way?
> > Because it allows the DocumentRoot to be, well, nonexistant.
> 
> This is very useful in environments where you want an URI space that
> doesn't necessarily line up with anything on a file system.
> 
> This would be very useful for things such as mod_perl, XML/XSLT solutions,
> RTSP/Icecast servers, etc.

Huh?  We already have a way to do all of that.  In fact, all this does is add another
way to configure options that already exist.

Ryan
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