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From Graham Leggett <>
Subject Re: PR19317: mod_proxy and URL encoding
Date Fri, 25 Apr 2003 13:30:38 GMT
Tikka, Sami wrote:

> I have posted a bug report the cause of which is the fact that mod_proxy
> rewrites the URL by encoding various characters in it. I can try to fix it,
> but I'd like to hear your opinions first if it makes any sense to try it. Is
> there a deep underlying reason for the proxy to touch the URL passed by the
> browser? Why not just forward it as-is?

As far as I am aware, it is supposed to send it as is. I am not sure 
whether proxy is doing the rewriting, or whether something in the core 
is rewriting the url, if you have time and can look at this it would be 

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