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From Ian Holsman <i...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [PROPOSAL] apr_shm_t, a new shared memory API to replace old
Date Mon, 07 Jan 2002 21:04:00 GMT
Aaron Bannert wrote:

> On Mon, Jan 07, 2002 at 11:25:55AM -0800, Justin Erenkrantz wrote:
>>On Mon, Jan 07, 2002 at 10:50:58AM -0800, Aaron Bannert wrote:
>>>This is not entirely true. It turns out that although the old shmem API
>>>is prefixed with apr_shmem, it actually prefixes its functions with just
>>>apr_shm, which means there is a name conflict between the two destroy
>>>methods. Looks like we'll have to do a little dance to get this in without
>>>breaking the builds in too many places.
>>If the patches are done RTC, I'd be comfortable doing it in one pass 
>>(just switch all callers and the API at once).  That way we have a
>>fighting chance to not break the build.  -- justin
> I agree. I think we have enough people working on this that RTC will work.
> ** Warning to any apps using APR shared memory: apr_shmem.h will soon
> be removed. It will be replaced with apr/include/apr_shm.h for the
> base allocation/mapping routines, and apr-util/include/apr_rmm.h for
> the memory management routines. **
> -aaron

do you think we should TAG .30 before you introduce this?

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