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From Jim Jagielski <...@jaguNET.com>
Subject Re: Proxying OPTIONS *
Date Mon, 01 Oct 2007 18:41:39 GMT

On Oct 1, 2007, at 2:33 PM, Jim Jagielski wrote:

>
> On Oct 1, 2007, at 2:17 PM, William A. Rowe, Jr. wrote:
>
>> Jim Jagielski wrote:
>>>
>>> TRACE also does not/should not trace to the filesystem.
>>> So, I think what we should do is use the existing
>>> architecture and have a quick_handler that checks for
>>> the OPTIONS * case and, if so, return DONE.
>>
>> You can't ignore the vhost, and preferably would handle the  
>> Location "*"
>> as well in replacement for what <Directory /docroot> offered before.
>>
>> OPTIONS is a standard mechanism for handling the cart-before-the- 
>> horse
>> problems of things like POST with ssl renegotiation.  If we can  
>> correctly
>> respond that "you must Upgrade to SSL", or "rehandshake now" upon the
>> initial OPTIONS query, their next POST won't fall into that trap.
>>
>
> But all this is still valid at the quick_handler phase...
>

Hmmm on 2nd thought, map_to_storage is likely the more logical
place.


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