Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 114104
.xml extension in the live item URL is ignored
Last modified: 2007-04-18 13:01:59 EDT
Description of problem:
In APLAWS 5.2 CMS when you use .xml extension at the end of live item
URL, XML output is produced.
With the current CMS tip (as of 2004-01-22) this is just ignored, i.e.
output is HTML rendered, the same as without extension.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Access the live item URL e.g.
2. Change extension to .xml:
Actual Results: The output is the same, HTML in both cases.
Expected Results: test-article.xml should produce XML output of an
This functionality is needed for APLAWS+
*** Bug 115015 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
The infrastructure for doing this is still in place -- but the
relevant sections from the no-longer-used ItemDispatcher which strip
".xml" from the URL and set the "xmlMode" request attribute were never
added to ContentSectionServlet.