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Non-ascii filename interoperability

This module improves non-ascii filename interoperability of apache
(and mod_dav).

It seems many WebDAV clients send filename in its platform-local
encoding. But since mod_dav expects everything, even HTTP request
line, to be in UTF-8, this causes an interoperability problem.

I believe this is a future issue for specification (RFC?) to
standardize encoding used in HTTP request-line and HTTP header, but
life would be much easier if mod_dav (and others) can handle various
encodings sent by clients, TODAY. This module does just that.

This module adds following directives: EncodingEngine, SetServerEncoding,
AddClientEncoding, DefaultClientEncoding, and NormalizeUsername.

Note by maintainer:
	It also solves the problem with the "hostname\\username"
	way of authentication that Windows machines do when they
	attach to a DAV server. See the use of the NormalizeUsername
	directive.

Build dependencies

pkgtools/cwrappers lang/perl5

Runtime dependencies

www/apache24 www/apache24

Available binary packages

aarch64:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
aarch64:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
aarch64:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
alpha:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
alpha:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
earmv6hf:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
earmv6hf:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
earmv6hf:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
earmv6hf:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
earmv7hf:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 8.0)
earmv7hf:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 8.0)
earmv7hf:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 8.0)
earmv7hf:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 8.0)
earmv7hf:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
earmv7hf:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
earmv7hf:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
earmv7hf:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
earmv7hf:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
i386:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 8.0)
i386:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 8.0)
i386:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 8.0)
i386:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
i386:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
i386:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
mips64eb:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
powerpc:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 8.0)
powerpc:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 8.0)
powerpc:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 8.0)
powerpc:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
powerpc:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
sparc64:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
sparc64:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
sparc:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
x86_64:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
x86_64:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
x86_64:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
x86_64:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
x86_64:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 8.0)
x86_64:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 8.0)
x86_64:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 8.0)
x86_64:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
x86_64:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
x86_64:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)
x86_64:ap24-encoding-20021209.tgz(NetBSD 9.0)

Binary packages can be installed with pkgin or pkg_add(1). The NetBSD packages collection is also designed to permit easy installation from source.

Available build options

(none)

Known vulnerabilities

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