Requests with full URIs

Igor Sysoev is at
Mon Sep 24 23:44:15 MSD 2007

On Mon, Sep 24, 2007 at 11:26:29AM -0300, James Oakley wrote:

> I've noticed that Nginx supports full URIs in requests, which is great, since 
> I need to be able to respond to proxy requests.
> I have noticed one problem, though. If I request a URI like so:
> curl -x
> It works, and I get the correct response (I'm using empty_gif to test this)
> If I leave the trailing slash, however, I get a 400 instead:
> curl -x
> <html>
> <head><title>400 Bad Request</title></head>
> <body bgcolor="white">
> <center><h1>400 Bad Request</h1></center>
> <hr><center>nginx/0.5.31</center>
> </body>
> </html>
> I have attached a patch that appears to fix the problem, but I have only just 
> started looking at the code and I have no idea whether this was the correct 
> way to fix it.

How does Apache treat this request ?

Igor Sysoev

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