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Subject Re: FileSystem v.s. Other Resources [was configurable Location?]
Date Fri, 06 Feb 2004 22:34:55 GMT
Joshua Slive wrote:
>>I do, however, agree that doing a directory-walk on virtual resources is
>>not nice.  But my opinion is that "virtualness" is a property of the
>>resource, and hence should be designated when selecting the resource.
>>That is why I suggested changing SetHandler rather than <Location>.
> And perhaps I'm going way off in left field here, but why should this be
> user-configurable at all?  Shouldn't the (for example) server-status
> handler know itself that it is a virtual handler, and therefore indicate
> that the directory-walk should be skipped?

I like it!  assuming we tweak it to be the module's responsibility to declare 
this property, vs. strictly the handler's (too late).


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