Re: proposed change to 'pattern' ACL

From: Edward Henigin <>
Date: Thu, 15 Aug 1996 16:06:26 -0500 (CDT)

        I love regexp stuff. I give an enthusiastic "yes" vote
to this feature. I don't think it would be too hard to implement,
given the common C library functions.

On Thu, 15 Aug 1996, Duane Wessels wrote:

> A couple of people have pointed out that the ACLs aren't totally
> flexible for matching stuff in the host-part of a URL. For example,
> you can't detect usernames and passwords, and you can't match
> in the middle of a hostname, only from the end.
> So how about if we changed 'pattern' to be a regexp search on
> the whole URL instead of just the URL-path? Anyone have a problem
> with that?
> Duane W.
Received on Thu Aug 15 1996 - 14:08:07 MDT

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