apr-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Justin Erenkrantz <jus...@erenkrantz.com>
Subject Re: Revert svn commit 64143 - HP/UX shl_load
Date Thu, 05 May 2005 17:48:36 GMT
--On Wednesday, May 4, 2005 4:30 PM +0100 Joe Orton <jorton@redhat.com> 
wrote:

> It's up to the caller whether it's fatal.  It's a perfectly valid use of
> the interface to ignore apr_dso_open() errors; image an application
> which optimistically opens a set of named extension modules, some of
> which might not be present.  If a particular extension can't be loaded
> the app could just ignore it and carry on.  It did *not* ask for stuff
> to be printed to stderr, so APR should not do that either.

Yup, that's the problem that I remember.  FWIW, Subversion has this 
optimistic behavior.  BIND_VERBOSE is bad.  -- justin

Mime
View raw message