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Subject cvs commit: httpd-2.0/docs/manual upgrading.html new_features_2_0.html
Date Thu, 25 Jan 2001 21:31:05 GMT
slive       01/01/25 13:31:05

  Modified:    docs/manual upgrading.html new_features_2_0.html
  Updates to upgrading/new_features for some recent changes.  I would
  guess that there are still tons of things missing from these files.
  Revision  Changes    Path
  1.9       +21 -5     httpd-2.0/docs/manual/upgrading.html
  Index: upgrading.html
  RCS file: /home/cvs/httpd-2.0/docs/manual/upgrading.html,v
  retrieving revision 1.8
  retrieving revision 1.9
  diff -u -d -b -u -r1.8 -r1.9
  --- upgrading.html	2001/01/25 20:46:26	1.8
  +++ upgrading.html	2001/01/25 21:31:03	1.9
  @@ -36,6 +36,13 @@
   <H3>Run-Time Configuration Changes</H3>
  +<li>Many directives that were in the core server in Apache 1.3
  +are now in the MPMs.  If you wish the behavior of the server
  +to be as similar as possible to the behavior of Apache 1.3,
  +you should select the <a href="mod/prefork.html">prefork</a>
  +MPM.  Other MPMs will have different directives to control process
  +creation and request processing.</li>
   <li>The <code>CacheNegotiatedDocs</code> directive now takes
   the argument <code>on</code> or <code>off</code>.  Existing
   instances of <code>CacheNegotiatedDocs</code> should be replaced
  @@ -77,9 +84,6 @@
   of MPM.  There is currently no MPM designed to be launched by
  -<li>Many directives that were in the core server in Apache 1.3
  -are now in the MPMs.</li>
   <li>The mod_log_agent and mod_log_referer modules which provided the
   <code>AgentLog</code>, <code>RefererLog</code> and
   <code>RefererIgnore</code> directives have been removed.  Agent and
  @@ -87,6 +91,12 @@
   href="mod/mod_log_config.html#customlog">CustomLog</a> directive of
  +<li>The <code>AddModule</code> and <code>ClearModuleList</code>
  +directives no longer exist.  These directives where used to ensure
  +that modules could be enabled in the correct order.  The new
  +Apache 2.0 API allows modules to explicitly specify their ordering,
  +eliminating the need for these directives.</li>
   <H3>Misc Changes</H3>
  @@ -103,8 +113,9 @@
   <li>The <code>httpd</code> command line option <code>-X</code>
   been removed.  Most MPMs allow the same functionality to be requested
  -by setting the <code>ONE_PROCESS</code> and <code>NO_DETACH</code>
  -environment variables prior to launching <code>httpd</code>.</li>
  +by using the <code>-D ONE_PROCESS</code> command line
  +option.  In addition, a <code>-D NO_DETACH</code> command line
  +option is available.</li>
   <li>The module mod_auth_digest, which was experimental in Apache 1.3
   is now a standard module.</li>
  @@ -112,6 +123,11 @@
   <li>The mod_mmap_static module, which was experimental in Apache 1.3
   has been replaced with mod_file_cache.</li>
  +<li>The distribution has been completely reorganized so that it no
  +longer contains an independent <code>src</code> directory.  Instead,
  +the sources are logically organized under the main distribution 
  +directory, and installations of the compiled server should be 
  +directed to a separate directory.</li>
  1.9       +13 -0     httpd-2.0/docs/manual/new_features_2_0.html
  Index: new_features_2_0.html
  RCS file: /home/cvs/httpd-2.0/docs/manual/new_features_2_0.html,v
  retrieving revision 1.8
  retrieving revision 1.9
  diff -u -d -b -u -r1.8 -r1.9
  --- new_features_2_0.html	2001/01/11 06:17:00	1.8
  +++ new_features_2_0.html	2001/01/25 21:31:03	1.9
  @@ -45,6 +45,19 @@
       allow more flexibility. Also, new calls have been added that provide
       additional module capabilities without patching the core Apache server.
  +<DT><STRONG>IPv6 Support</STRONG></DT>
  +<DD>On systems where IPv6 is supported by the underlying Apache
  +    Portable Runtime library, Apache gets IPv6 listening sockets by
  +    default.  Additionally, the Listen, NameVirtualHost, and
  +    &lt;VirtualHost&gt; directives support IPv6 numeric address
  +    strings (e.g., "Listen [fe80::1]:8080").</DD>
  +<DD>Apache modules may now be written as filters which act on the
  +    stream of content as it is delivered to or from the server.  This
  +    allows, for example, the output of CGI scripts to be parsed for
  +    Server Side Include directive by mod_include.</DD>

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