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From <...@covalent.net>
Subject Re: cvs commit: apr/network_io/unix sendrecv.c sockets.c
Date Sat, 31 Mar 2001 17:17:35 GMT
On Sat, 31 Mar 2001, William A. Rowe, Jr. wrote:

> From: <rbb@covalent.net>
> Sent: Saturday, March 31, 2001 10:46 AM
>
>
> > > has anyone else been using apr/test/makefile.win?  With success?
> > >
> > > I'd just like to point out an opportunity for any win hackers, feel free to
> > > attack the test sources and apr-ize the unix-specific stuff.  They each tend
> > > to focus on a specific API, leaving a ton of non-compileable or non-functional
> > > calls for win32 and other arcane OS's.
> > >
> > > We are further than we were, but it's still not a cross-platform suite.
> >
> > Sorry about that.  The test suite was originally just a hack to help David
> > Reid and I port code between Unix and BeOS.  I then decided to make it
> > useful to everybody.  I just never got around to making it portable.  :-)
>
> And you are personally responsible for every component of apr :-?
>
> Really... as we find, we fix, and if it did it's first job, then cool.  With it's
> new responsiblity, anyone with the gumption to make it crossplatform is welcome to
> jump in :-)

didn't mean to say it was my job to fix it, just trying to give a bit of
history to this stuff.  I feel guilty when people find problems with the
stuff I did a few years ago.  By explaining what happened, I am trying to
lessen my guilt.  :-)

Ryan

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