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From "William A. Rowe, Jr." <wr...@rowe-clan.net>
Subject Re: apr_socket_vars_set
Date Sat, 26 Apr 2008 16:43:23 GMT
I'm investigating this.  Since it's all a major regression since 0.9.x
(where we were able to introspect the sockaddr_t and play games within it)
we really need to round out this somewhat crufty API before 1.3.0 IMHO.


Brian J. France wrote:
> WOW! I will be converting a module from 1.3 to 2.x soon that will be 
> doing close to the same thing.
> I am all for making this as easy as possible.
> Brian
> On Jul 27, 2007, at 11:24 PM, William A. Rowe, Jr. wrote:
>> http://people.apache.org/~wrowe/mod_remoteip.c is an example of how
>> borked our current API is.  There's no need, in this case, to allocate
>> yet-another-apr_sockaddr_t, but there seems to be no sane way to just
>> go ahead and fill in the existing one.
>> No set function anymore for addr/port/etc?  That sort of blows.
>> Any suggestions on how we can improve the situation?  How about starting
>> with exporting apr_socket_vars_set?
>> Bill

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