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From Stas Bekman <s...@stason.org>
Subject Re: cvs commit: httpd-apreq-2/build xsbuilder.pl
Date Thu, 30 Oct 2003 19:48:31 GMT
Joe Schaefer wrote:
> Stas Bekman <stas@stason.org> writes:
> 
> 
>>Joe Schaefer wrote:
>>
>>>Stas Bekman <stas@stason.org> writes:
> 
> 
> [...]
> 
> 
>>>>A::R 2 supports mp1?
>>>
>>>In a manner of speaking, yes.  Firstly, mod_apreq1.c needs to be
>>>born, and secondly, the perl glue needs to be amended to subclass
>>>from "Apache". Until both of those things happen, our perl glue must
>>>fail to load for mp1. Of course, the error message could recommend
>>>using libapreq-1.X here, but hey, why be pessimistic about it?
>>
>>That's very cool! So in the back of your mind you have an evil plan to
>>drop the current libapreq-1 and maintain just one source for both
>>Apache generation? ;) 
> 
> 
> Potentially, if there's sufficient interest.  However, I'd really like
> to see the perl glue ported to CGI first, since we've already got
> that working in C.  How much of the APR:: stuff (pools, brigades, etc.)
> in mp2 will run outside of mp2?

Eventually all of it. The only reason most of it doesn't at the moment is that 
we use some functions available only in mod_perl.so. Those need to be 
abstracted into a separate object so that it can be linked against APR.so.


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