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From "Joshua Slive" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Filters in Apache?
Date Tue, 22 Aug 2006 22:11:21 GMT
On 8/22/06, Anthony Smith <> wrote:
> I will take a look at mod_rewrite.
> As far as alpha. Let's say that someone enters the alpha site passing
> parameters through the URL, a post, or even just header variables. I
> want the ability to have the filter look at any of those different ways
> and get the value of the variable.
> So let's say that someone enters the alpha url via a POST that has a
> variable of user. If user equals Anthony, I should redirect them to
> beta. If user equals Josh, I should checked to see if they are logged on
> and then let them through or send them to a login page.
> I basically want a way to provide some control/security over all the
> sites without have the sites modified.

mod_rewrite can handle the query string and request headers, but not
POST content.  The only module I know of that can deal with POST
content in that way is mod_security.


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