[Mongrel] HTTP 1.1 parser and non-standard request methods
zedshaw at zedshaw.com
Fri Apr 7 15:42:07 EDT 2006
Yeah, you're probably the 10th person asking for that to be relaxed so I'm
going to relax it in the next release.
But, I have to resolve how the ruby frameworks will handle this. I'm not
sure what they'll do if handed an kind of request type.
On 4/7/06 3:30 PM, "Doug Beaver" <doug at beaver.net> wrote:
> i was thinking of creating a WebDAV plugin for mongrel, but ran into an
> issue... the http parser hardcodes which request methods it considers
> valid, so it blocks non-standard request methods like MKCOL, PROPFIND,
> etc. i'm not familiar with the type of grammar being used for the
> parser, but is it possible to defer the request method validation to a
> later point, possibly inside the HttpHandler#process callback?
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