[Mono-list] XSP default index files

A Rafael D Teixeira rafaelteixeirabr@hotmail.com
Fri, 20 Dec 2002 15:44:03 -0200

>From: "A Rafael D Teixeira" <rafaelteixeirabr@hotmail.com>
>To: gonzalo@ximian.com
>CC: mono-list@ximian.com
>Subject: Re: [Mono-list] XSP default index files
>Date: Fri, 20 Dec 2002 15:14:41 -0200
>>I've just added to the xsp server the ability to redirect directory
>>requests such as /directory to /directory/ and for those requests ending
>>in / it looks for a set of default index files (currently index.aspx,
>>Default.aspx, default.aspx, index.html and index.htm).
>>If that is not enough we can make that set of files configurable (as
>>Gaurav suggested).
>It is a configuration available in IIS, on a per directory basis.
>I think xsp should emulate it, maybe using a xsp.config file in each 
>Happy hackings,
>Rafael Teixeira
>Brazilian Polymath

Clarifying a bit more: IIS configures a ordered list of possible index pages 
for a directory and all it's children, grandchildren, etc.... But the list 
may be overriden in some subtree.
So the list of candidates for default page, should be backwardly searched 
for, up to the site root directory.

Rafael Teixeira
Brazilian Polymath

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