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From Nick Kew <>
Subject Re: Question about Setting Request Headers and Mod-Headers
Date Sun, 11 Sep 2011 08:37:45 GMT

On 11 Sep 2011, at 06:36, Suneet Shah wrote:

> Hello,
> I am new to creating apache modules.  I need to create a module very similar
> to mod_headers where I need to add headers to a request. However, instead of
> getting the headers from a config file I need to get it the details from my
> database.

Are you sure you need a new module?  mod_rewrite can set headers for you,
and RewriteMap can get them from a database.

If you are writing a new module, you could look at how that works.
Also, be sure to check out mod_dbd for how to access SQL databases
more generally.

Nick Kew
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