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From "William A. Rowe, Jr." <wr...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Renames (Gee, it's a mail from thom, it must be renames)
Date Sat, 23 Nov 2002 06:34:54 GMT
At 01:27 PM 11/20/2002, Jim Jagielski wrote:
>At 4:59 PM -0800 11/19/02, Thom May wrote:
>>So what is the consensus with the renames? The patch is available from
>>http://cvs.apache.org/~thommay/full-rename-diff and seems good - it builds
>>and passes tests on (at least) BeOS and OS X.
>>Also, httpd and svn don't need any changes to still work - the functions are
>>all wrapped by the old names. So it's just binary compatibility that's the
>>problem.
>>Cheers,
>>-Thom
>
>It might be good to "hold off" until the whole API/Authetication stuff
>for HTTPd is addressed as well, and, if required, change the APIs together
>and "mark" 'em as stable :)

Just so we are clear, they are unrelated.  APR 1.0 will be the next stable
branch.  However, these new API names will be released next week with
the Apache 2.0.44 release, so they better be 'right' by then... if you have
a complaint holler loudly.

Bill


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