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From Jeff Trawick <traw...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Timetable for APR 1.5 release?
Date Mon, 28 Oct 2013 20:58:45 GMT
On Mon, Oct 28, 2013 at 4:54 PM, William A. Rowe Jr. <wrowe@rowe-clan.net>wrote:

> On Mon, 28 Oct 2013 13:01:09 -0400
> Jeff Trawick <trawick@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > On Mon, Oct 28, 2013 at 12:50 PM, Gregg Smith <gls@gknw.net> wrote:
> >
> > > Just a note,
> > >
> > >
> > > On 10/19/2013 10:32 AM, Gregg Smith wrote:
> > >
> > >> On 10/19/2013 7:26 AM, Jeff Trawick wrote:
> > >>
> > >>> On Thu, Oct 17, 2013 at 11:08 PM, Gregg Smith <gls@gknw.net
> > >>> <mailto: gls@gknw.net>> wrote:
> > >>>
> > >>>     I'd like to first rid the 1.5 traditional Windows build of the
> > >>>     Release9x & Debug9x targets. Anyone against this?
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>> no concerns here; is there code that can get deleted too?
> > >>>
> > >>
> > >> probably, I would assume so, I haven't ran it down that far yet.
> > >>
> > >
> > > I did not do this after all nor do I think I am brave enough to.
> > >
> > > apr_escape, testescape and gen_test_char were added into the build
> > > with r1534053.
> > > .mak/.dep files were added in r1534516.
> > >
> > > We should be ready to go on the Windows side now.
>
> So, given that 1.5 remains compatible with 1.4... but projects which
> build APR themselves will have to adapt to the new gen_test_char or
> we need to make the suggested change, let's just take the httpd example.
>
> Does it make more sense for httpd 2.2 Makefile.win to detect the
> presence of gen_test_char and build it when encountered, or does it make
> more sense to compile-link-invoke gen_test_char.c?  I'm happy to make
> the respective change later tonight or tomorrow, based on consensus.
>
>
Is the Windows build interface of apr 1.5.x different such that httpd's
Makefile.win would care?

httpd itself doesn't use apr escape and shouldn't care that apr happens to
have a build utility of the same name as one of its own  (or something is
borked).

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