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From Jeff Trawick <traw...@attglobal.net>
Subject Re: Showstopper ... was: Tagged the tree
Date Thu, 09 Jan 2003 16:17:21 GMT
"William A. Rowe, Jr." <wrowe@rowe-clan.net> writes:

> At 07:00 PM 1/7/2003, you wrote:
> >Sander Striker wrote:
> >
> >>Hi,
> >>
> >>I tagged the tree with STRIKER_2_0_44_PRE2.  The tag consists
> >>of APACHE_2_0_BRANCH and apr/apr-util HEAD.  If you feel that
> >>something should not be in here, please let me know ASAP.
> >
> >What about the change in argument types for the APR queue
> >and hash API?  That's the one thing I know of that would
> >break binary compatibility.

yuck...

move Sander's tag back or back out the change to APR until the window
just prior to 1.0?

> Beyond the queue and hash changes that break on all 64 bit platforms 
> (and should be reverted and deferred to APR 1.0), here are some other 
> interesting bits...
> 
>  APR_DECLARE(apr_status_t) apr_generate_random_bytes(unsigned char * buf,
> -                                                    int length);
> +                                                    apr_size_t length);
> 
> won't pose a problem except on 64 bit LP and P platforms... on those
> few (Win64/AIX/dunno which others) it should be postponed for the 
> APR 1.0 release (targeted by httpd-2.2.)

same comment as above

> For something completely different, once this is released, we are stuck
> with the api...

through the 0.9.x series

-- 
Jeff Trawick | trawick@attglobal.net
Born in Roswell... married an alien...

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