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From Rodent of Unusual Size <c...@hyperreal.org>
Subject cvs commit: apachen/src PORTING
Date Mon, 01 Sep 1997 21:47:49 GMT
coar        97/09/01 14:47:48

  Modified:    src      PORTING
  Log:
  	Fix some gramos and correct some email addresses that wouldn't
  	work quite right (new-httpd is only sendable by subscribers).
  
  Revision  Changes    Path
  1.11      +16 -14    apachen/src/PORTING
  
  Index: PORTING
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /export/home/cvs/apachen/src/PORTING,v
  retrieving revision 1.10
  retrieving revision 1.11
  diff -u -r1.10 -r1.11
  --- PORTING	1997/08/18 07:19:32	1.10
  +++ PORTING	1997/09/01 21:47:46	1.11
  @@ -4,12 +4,12 @@
   Introduction:
   -------------
   Apache has been ported to a wide variety of platforms, from multiple
  -UNIX varients to OS/2. Starting with v1.3, it will even run under
  -Windows95 and NT. Nonetheless, there are most likely a few platforms
  -out there that currently are not "officially" supported under
  +UNIX variants to OS/2. Starting with v1.3, it will even run under
  +Windows95 and Windows NT. Nonetheless, there are most likely a few
  +platforms out there that currently are not "officially" supported under
   Apache. Porting Apache to these platforms can be quite simple
  -depending on the "genericness" of the OS. This doc will provide some
  -basic guidelines to help the potential porter.
  +depending on the "genericness" of the OS. This document will provide
  +some basic guidelines to help the potential porter.
   
   -------------
   Requirements:
  @@ -25,8 +25,9 @@
   functions or options (eg: the "%n" parameter in the scanf()
   family); the source basically uses ANSI function prototyping but
   no other specific ANSIisms. Thus, an ANSI-to-K&R filter _may_
  -work, although as far as I know it has not yet been tried. If you
  -attempt this, let the Apache team know (mailto: new-httpd@hyperreal.org).
  +work, although as far as we know it has not yet been tried. If you
  +attempt this, let the Apache team know (send mail to Apache@Apache.Org
  +or make a suggestion report at <http://www.apache.org/bugdb.cgi>).
   
   -------------------
   The Starting Point:
  @@ -52,7 +53,7 @@
   If this happens to you, then it means that Configure doesn't
   know how to configure and compile Apache for your OS. The first
   course of action is the easiest: Look in Configure and see if
  -there are any OSs which is similar to yours.
  +there are any OSs which are similar to yours.
   
   For example, let's say that your OS is similar to HP-UX, but that
   GuessOS returns "foobar-intel-hubble". You would then edit
  @@ -97,7 +98,7 @@
   ==========
   Configure concerns itself with determining the OS-type for the
   build and setting up a few Makefile variables for the build. The
  -most important is 'OS' and 'CFLAGS'. For example, when Configure
  +most important are 'OS' and 'CFLAGS'. For example, when Configure
   determines a build for A/UX, it runs the following lines:
   
     case "$PLAT" in
  @@ -140,7 +141,7 @@
   are not strictly required, but are a Good Idea anyway).
   
   The following several lines provide a list and short description
  -of these #defines. By correcting #defining the ones you need in conf.h
  +of these #defines. By correctly #defining the ones you need in conf.h
   (wrapped by the above mentioned "system cookie"), you can fine tune the
   build for your OS.
   
  @@ -195,7 +196,7 @@
         platforms do not provide this function. If your platform
         does provide it _and_ it's reliable (most are not) then
         define this to use the OS version. Otherwise, Apache will
  -      use it's own.
  +      use its own.
   --
   
    USE_*:
  @@ -212,8 +213,8 @@
         when using NFS).
   
        USE_LONGJMP:
  -      use the longjmp() call instead of siglongjmp()
  -      (as well as setjmp() instead of sigsetjmp())
  +      Define to use the longjmp() call instead of siglongjmp()
  +      (as well as setjmp() instead of sigsetjmp()).
        
        USE_MMAP_FILES:
         Enable the use of mmap() for sending static files.
  @@ -260,7 +261,8 @@
   -----------
   The above hints, and a good understanding of your OS and Apache, will
   go a LONG way in helping you get Apache built and running on your
  -OS. If you have a port, PLEASE send Email to 'new-httpd@hyperreal.org'
  +OS. If you have a port, PLEASE send Email to 'Apache@Apache.Org',
  +or log a suggestion report at <http://www.apache.org/bugdb.cgi>,
   with the patches so that we may add them to the official version.
   If you hit a rough spot in the porting process, you can also try
   sending Email to that address as well and, if you are lucky, someone
  
  
  

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