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From André Malo ...@perlig.de>
Subject Re: [PATCH] remove block on OPTIONS from mod_cgi
Date Sat, 15 Oct 2005 19:54:18 GMT
* Roy T. Fielding wrote:

> I objected to this code when it was first added (13 Aug 1996)
> as part of Alexei's huge HTTP/1.1 patch and for some unknown
> reason I forgot to remove it.
>
> <http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/httpd-dev/199608.mbox/
> %3c9608132318.aa12603@paris.ics.uci.edu%3e>
>
> It has been featured in multiple PRs since then for both GNATS (4490)
> and Bugzilla (PR 15242).  Are there any objections to removing it now,
> both here and in mod_cgid?  It is currently preventing folks from
> implementing new services (WEBDAV and Atom, among others) via CGI.

I'm wondering, how many scripts this will break. Perhaps we should provide 
an option?

(+1 on concept)

nd
-- 
sub the($){+shift} sub answer (){ord q
        [* It is always 42! *]       }
           print the answer
# André Malo # http://www.perlig.de/ #

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