[mapserver-dev] Tile Access API

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Wed Apr 16 12:26:39 EDT 2008

Daniel Morissette wrote:
> I could live with everything enabled by default if that's what everybody 
> wants, but how would that work in practice for those wishing to 
> configure a safe server?
> If all services are enabled by default then in order to have a "safe" 
> server with only one service enabled, one will need to explicitly list 
> all the services they don't need (that is: all supported services but 
> one). 


My understanding was that if you included the metadata item for
restricting services, you would have to list any services you wanted
allowed.  So basically, no metadata means everything enabled.  If the
metadata is present, then only listed services appear.

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