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From Jim Jagielski <...@jaguNET.com>
Subject Re: My hacked mod_xsendfile
Date Mon, 28 Jan 2008 16:08:54 GMT

On Jan 25, 2008, at 3:40 PM, Akins, Brian wrote:

> On 1/25/08 3:33 PM, "André Malo" <nd@perlig.de> wrote:
>
>> I'm not sure if a filter is semantically the right place. IMHO  
>> that smells a
>> bit problematic. It might be better to I'd rather hack that into a  
>> function
>> similar to ap_internal_redirect and let it call explicitly. That  
>> way you'd
>> need to hack a recognition per backend (but the code is mostly there
>> anyway), on the other hand you could enable and disable it per  
>> backend.
>
> A filter was just convenient.  It needs to be generic as possible  
> so that,
> a) people will use it, b) noone has to edit their backend much to  
> support
> it.

Agreed that impl via filter seems "better"
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