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From Fred Moyer <>
Subject Re: Modperl2 + PerlAccessHandler + Sending Cookie
Date Mon, 13 Mar 2006 03:35:46 GMT
On Mon, 13 Mar 2006, Foo Ji-Haw wrote:

> Hello Fred,
> Ok, the 12 layers of Apache is as cool as the OSI layers. Let's say that in 
> my PerlAuthzHandler I verified the user via a cookie (given to the client

You will want to use a PerlAuthenHandler to authenticate the user.

> during login). It sounds like double work to retrieve the user details again 
> during the PerlResponseHandler phase (I have to do that to process the page

Cache the user details in $r->pnotes in your PerlAuthenHandler so that you 
do not have to retrieve the user details again.

> based on the user). Following the mailing list thread, is the only/ preferred 
> way to use the bucket brigade?

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