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From "William A. Rowe, Jr." <wr...@rowe-clan.net>
Subject Re: Opening a named pipe problem
Date Tue, 18 Feb 2003 18:21:43 GMT
Mark em all up @deprecated and we will triage at 1.0.

And you are right, the interface was entirely unsuited.

Bill

At 11:53 AM 2/18/2003, Justin Erenkrantz wrote:
>--On Tuesday, February 18, 2003 1:21 PM +0100 Damir Dezeljin <programing@mbss.org>
wrote:
>
>>I created a named pipe file on the FS by using
>>apr_file_namedpipe_create(
>>    "fileName",
>>    APR_UREAD | APR_UWRITE,
>>    pool_p);
>
>Hmm, that's funny.  I thought APR didn't have named pipe support.  I guess it's been there
for a while.  It isn't portable, nor is it used anywhere.
>
>OS/2's implementation says it all:
>
>APR_DECLARE(apr_status_t) apr_file_namedpipe_create(const char *filename, apr_fileperms_t
perm, apr_pool_t *pool)
>{
>   /* Not yet implemented, interface not suitable */
>   return APR_ENOTIMPL;
>}
>
>ISTR, Ryan and OtherBill saying that named pipes could never be implemented portably.
 We should probably yank this, or fix the interface so it can be implemented.  (I'll tend
towards yank.)  -- justin



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