[ic] RFC: New AlwaysSecureGlob directive

Stefan Hornburg (Racke) racke at linuxia.de
Tue Mar 28 06:56:03 UTC 2017

On 03/27/2017 05:32 PM, Jon Jensen wrote:
> On Sun, 26 Mar 2017, Stefan Hornburg (Racke) wrote:
>>> Before I push it to the main repository I'd like to solicit any feedback you all may have on a new catalog directive
>>> "AlwaysSecureGlob", which is the same as AlwaysSecure but allows shell-style glob wildcards * and ? to be used, and
>>> requires comma-separation as other similar directives do (such as RobotUA).
>> Of course rewriting of these links could also happen at web server level. It would be a tad more efficient there, as
>> well.
> You'll have to explain what you mean by this. I don't understand.
> I can't see how having the web server parse the HTML response page and rewrite the links (a brand new step the site is
> not doing now) could possibly be faster than just having Interchange output the correct URL we want in the first place.
> Jon

Yeah, please strike my comment :-).


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