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From Joshua Slive <jsl...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] why would mod_alias eat the query string (1.3.x)
Date Tue, 15 Nov 2005 02:41:42 GMT
On 11/14/05, William Ross <will@spanner.org> wrote:
> hello list,
>
> I'm very sorry to jump straight in here with a question, but here goes:
>
> I've got a fairly normaly thin-and-thick setup with a mod_perl server
> in the background. The thin server on 80 is a reverse proxy for the
> mod_perl server on 8081, in the usual way. The only quirk is that for
> some directories I'm forcing secure access and bypassing the proxy:
> those I redirect to the same mod_perl server, but on port 443.
>
> It all works very nicely except for one thing:
>
> * url with query string proxied to the non-secure port on the
> mod_perl server works fine
> * url with qs redirected to the secure port on the same server
> arrives without the query string
>
> There's quite a big stack of handlers on the mod_perl server,
> including a TransHandler, so at first I just assumed I was breaking
> the input, but I'm really not: I've been able to make sure that the
> request really does come in without the query string.
>
> As it happens this application will accept similar input in the
> path_info so I can get by for the few cases where the redirect kicks
> in. But I thought mod_alias just ignored the query string? please
> could someone suggest why they're getting eaten? It's driving me nuts.

There seems to be a rash of people today posting semi-complicated
URL-mapping problems who describe the problem but neglect to show the
configuration they are using or any concrete examples of what is
happening.  This makes solving the problem almost impossible.

Joshua.

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