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From Graham Leggett <>
Subject Re: Rethinking "be liberal in what you accept"
Date Wed, 07 Nov 2012 13:58:07 GMT
On 07 Nov 2012, at 3:34 PM, Stefan Fritsch <> wrote:

> One could of course. But not everyone has lua, lua is slower than C, and even doing it
in a module instead of core is sometimes more work. For example, currently we set r->protocol
to "HTTP/1.0" even if the original request contained junk. So a module would have to re-parse
the whole request line to get the protocol string sent by the client.
> My goal is something that the vast majority of people would want to activate, and would
create pressure on manufacturers of clients that cannot cope with it to fix their clients.


Perhaps a "strict mode" that defaults to off in 2.4, and on in 2.5+?


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