mod_perl question

Joshua Goodall joshua at
Mon Feb 9 19:25:14 CST 2004

On Tue, Feb 10, 2004 at 12:17:41PM +1100, Paul Fenwick wrote:
> G'day Kat, Carolyn, Scotty, and Mongers,
> >>On Tue, Feb 10, 2004 at 11:23:03AM +1100, CrashKat wrote:
> >>
> >>>Does anyone know how to get the entire url from an apache
> >>>request object?
> I've always cheated and just used $ENV{REQUEST_URI} when I've needed it. 
>  Works in both mod_perl and in standard CGI scripts.  ;)

I don't think that's cheating!  If you mentally separate the role
of "application" (script) from "application container" (runtime
environment), then it's clearly up to the container to construct
application-instance-specific URIs.  And please forgive me for
sounding like a java weenie.


Joshua Goodall                           "as modern as tomorrow afternoon"
joshua at                                       - FW109

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