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From "Justin Erenkrantz" <jus...@erenkrantz.com>
Subject Re: It's that time of the year again
Date Tue, 18 Apr 2006 20:42:04 GMT
On 4/18/06, Garrett Rooney <rooneg@electricjellyfish.net> wrote:
> Actually, serf uses its own set of bucket brigade type things, not
> apr-util bucket brigades.  The primary advantage IMO is that it
> integrates more nicely with APR based applications than libcurl does.

Yup.  serf inherits some of the concepts from httpd 2.x's bucket
brigades and libwww-ada95's Onion, but the implementation is
different.  Most of those early design decisions happened back on the
original apr serf-dev list and at ACs.

And, when you're already buying into APR, serf comes along for very
cheaply - in comparison to libcurl which doesn't hide the platform
very well...  -- justin

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