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From "Eric Covener" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] modifying header in request
Date Mon, 04 Feb 2008 23:32:43 GMT
On Feb 4, 2008 3:14 PM, Cenk Oguz <> wrote:
> Hi!
> I am currently trying to add the REMOTE_USER environment variable into a response header
or forward header (using mod_jk).
> However we also need to strip the first few characters of the REMOTE_USER when adding
it to the header.
> We are adding the header to the request response using mod_headers, however in apache
2.0 mod_headers does not support modifying a header using the "edit" action with regexps.

Can you use a rewritecond to capture what you want, drop it in a new
envvar [E=FOO:BAR], then use mod_headers to set the response header
from your the new envvar?

Eric Covener

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