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From Colm MacCarthaigh <>
Subject Re: mod_cache wishlist
Date Wed, 24 Aug 2005 14:26:53 GMT
On Wed, Aug 24, 2005 at 09:18:54AM -0500, Parin Shah wrote:
> > > I have fixed that memory leak problem. also added script to include
> > > libcurl whenever this module is included.
> > 
> > I hope that it doesn't mean that libcurl is going to be a permanent
> > solution, when subrequests (with minor changes) could serve the same
> > purpose.
> Certainly not, We would have mod-c-requester which uses sub-requests
> and not libcurl eventually. but my initial reaction after going
> through the subrequest code was that it may require significant
> refactoring.

Will it work if you mark the subrequests as proxy requests? IE, the same
approach as mod_rewrite and the P flag.

It introduces a dependency on mod_proxy, but curl introduces a
dependency on libcurl, so that's not so bad.

Colm MacCárthaigh                        Public Key:

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