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From Eric Covener <>
Subject Re: allow newlines in T_ESCAPE_LOGITEM?
Date Wed, 13 Apr 2016 21:08:33 GMT
On Wed, Apr 13, 2016 at 5:05 PM, Daniel Lescohier
<> wrote:
> Isn't T_ESCAPE_LOGITEM also used by mod_log_config's use of
> ap_escape_logitem?  We rely on the API that data from HTTP requests that are
> logged in our mod_log_config logfiles are newline-escaped, so that one line
> in the logfile is parsed as one log entry.  Our parsers first split on
> newline to get records, then splits the fields of the record on the field
> delimiter to get fields, then it unescapes the backslash-escapes to get the
> original data for that field.

You make a good point, it couldn't change and affect current callers
of ap_escape_logitem().

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