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Subject Re: Christopher Williamson: URGENT: Bug/compatability issue in Apache 1.3.26
Date Wed, 03 Jul 2002 22:14:17 GMT

> > controlled/hosting environment, it is unlikely that their
> > hosts will allow unchecked patches to be applied to the server.
> Also, we rather violated the principle of 'be strict in what you
> send, liberal in what you accept.'  We suddenly became 'strict in
> what you accept' without warning or relief.

Good argument - you convinced me. +1 to go back to:

> Principle of Least Astonishment.

I am willing to code it (for 1.3 only) and willing to make it a config
directive (with the default to be liberal).


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