httpd-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Stas Bekman <>
Subject Re: how to tell one request from another inside a connection filter over keep-alive connection
Date Tue, 02 Mar 2004 07:57:23 GMT
André Malo wrote:
> * Stas Bekman <> wrote:
>>>Why should a connection-level filter know about HTTP requests?  --
>>Because that's the only way to write a filter that processes HTTP headers 
> Hmm. FTPYPE_PROTOCOL (sp?) is for such a purpose. If it's no applicable,
> we'd need to fix *that*.

AP_FTYPE_PROTOCOL. But what difference does it make as long as it sees the 
HTTP headers?

> I'm certain, a mod_pop3 wouldn't like HTTP filters on connection level.

I fail to see what it has to do with mod_pop3.

If I run a connection filter that works on HTTP headers/requests I put it 
inside a vhost, so it doesn't affect any other protocols.

Stas Bekman            JAm_pH ------> Just Another mod_perl Hacker     mod_perl Guide --->

View raw message