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ProcessFilter and the command attribute.

From: Anselm Baird_Smith <abaird@www43.inria.fr>
Date: Thu, 5 Jun 1997 08:43:37 +0200 (MET DST)
Message-Id: <199706050643.IAA22400@www43.inria.fr>
To: Julianne Freire de Sousa Pepeu <jfsp@di.ufpe.br>
Cc: www-jigsaw@w3.org
Julianne Freire de Sousa Pepeu writes:
 > I read at The ProcessFilter reference guide
 > (http://www.w3.org/pub/WWW/Jigsaw/User/Reference/w3c.jigsaw.filters.ProcessFilter.html) 
 > that... 
 > "The ProcessFilter is for post-processing a reply's content. It allows you
 > to run the target's reply content through external filters before it is
 > sent back to the browser.
 > The external program is given by the command attribute, which can specify
 > any additional arguments for the external process (along with its path, of
 > course)." 
 > Does this mean that my external program will receive as argument the
 > Reply, i.e., a Reply object? Or a InputStream object? 

It will get the Jigsaw std reply input stream as input, and has to
output the transformed input (the one the browser will actually get)

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