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From Aaron Bannert <>
Subject Re: Proposal: Allow ServerTokens to specify Server header completely
Date Mon, 26 Jan 2004 18:39:50 GMT
On Tue, Jan 13, 2004 at 02:04:06PM +0000, Ivan Ristic wrote:
> Jim Jagielski wrote:
> >I'd like to get some sort of feedback concerning the idea
> >of having ServerTokens not only "adjust" what Apache
> >sends in the Server header, but also allow the directive
> >to fully set that info.
> >
> >For example: ServerTokens Set Aporche/3.5
> >would cause Apache to send Aporche/3.5 as the
> >Server header. Some people want to be able to "totally"
> >obscure the server type.
>   I like the idea. Right now you either have to
>   change the source code or use mod_security to achieve
>   this, but I think the feature belongs to the server core.
>   But I think a new server directive is a better solution.

I think one should have to change the source code in order to
have this level of control over the Server: header.


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