Re: Messin' with HTML content?

From: John Cougar <>
Date: Wed, 25 Mar 1998 16:14:59 +1100 (EST)

On Tue, 24 Mar 1998, Eldad wrote:

> I'd like to be able to slightly, let's say, modify HTML documents before
> sending them back to the client and also caching the altered document.
> Things like adding <meta> tags, removing banner images and other 'amusing'
> changes.
> Has anybody done anything like this? I'm trying to understand the flow of
> the sources, but there's just so much of them... where do I start?

Just be aware that unsolicited alteration of content (esp. of the
"amusing" variety) may have legal implications - this is a current topic
of discussion in the Internet community and _will_ be a concern for all us
caching advocates.

(*steps off soapbox*)


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