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From Martin Kraemer <mar...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Moving apr_xlate from apr-util to apr-iconv
Date Wed, 10 May 2006 07:45:42 GMT
On Mon, May 08, 2006 at 07:48:25PM +0200, Mladen Turk wrote:
> So, what is the purpose of apr-iconv anyhow?
> I suppose to give a translation to platforms not having
> the iconv, right? And that is Windows. So why not name
> the apr-iconv win-icov?

Well, I actually DID plan to use apr-iconv on some of our platforms
where the iconv support was suboptimal. Alas, the performance lacked
because there was no caching of the dlopen()ed translation tables
so it reloaded them on each request. So ATM we are using GNU iconv...

   Martin
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