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From Rich Bowen <rbo...@rcbowen.com>
Subject Re: SetVirtualDocumentRoot
Date Wed, 10 Nov 2010 16:35:30 GMT

On Nov 10, 2010, at 11:26 AM, Plüm, Rüdiger, VF-Group wrote:

>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Rich Bowen
>> To: dev@httpd.apache.org
>> Subject: SetVirtualDocumentRoot
>>
>> I was reading bug reports this morning, and wondered if
>> someone could
>> take a look at the patch offered here:
>>
>> https://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=26052#c19
>
> The patch doesn't look appealing to me. Having a module changing the  
> core config
> on the fly always looks nasty to me, even more so if it stores data  
> in the core config
> structure that is allocated from a request pool. IMHO this is  
> waiting for all
> nasty things to happen, SEGFAULT at best.

Ok. Fair enough. How about something that set the ENV var for just the  
current request?

The frequency with which this gets asked seems to make it worthwhile  
doing something, even if this patch isn't the right thing to do.

--
Rich Bowen
rbowen@rcbowen.com


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