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From wr...@apache.org
Subject cvs commit: httpd-dist HEADER.html README.html
Date Wed, 22 May 2002 21:02:09 GMT
wrowe       02/05/22 14:02:09

  Modified:    .        HEADER.html README.html
  Log:
    Stating most things once, clearly, condensing this page and providing
    a good index should put us on the road to fewer questions.  Only the
    most obvious things need to be stated more than once [since only those
    obvious bits will apply to the densest of readers.]
  
  Revision  Changes    Path
  1.23      +11 -25    httpd-dist/HEADER.html
  
  Index: HEADER.html
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvs/httpd-dist/HEADER.html,v
  retrieving revision 1.22
  retrieving revision 1.23
  diff -u -r1.22 -r1.23
  --- HEADER.html	22 May 2002 20:19:20 -0000	1.22
  +++ HEADER.html	22 May 2002 21:02:08 -0000	1.23
  @@ -1,35 +1,21 @@
   <h1>Index of /dist/httpd</h1>
   
  -<h2>Apache HTTP Server Source Distributions</h2>
  +<h2>Apache HTTP Server Source Code Distributions</h2>
   
   <p>This downloads page includes only the sources to compile 
      and build Apache yourself with the proper tools.  Download 
      the precompiled distribution for your platform from 
      <a href="binaries/">binaries/</a>.</p>
   
  -<h2>Make sure you're downloading from
  - <a href="http://www.apache.org/dyn/closer.cgi">a nearby mirror site!</a></h2>
  +<h2>Important Notices</h2>
   
  -<p>If you're having trouble accessing these files, there's probably a
  -   closer mirror to you.</p>
  +<ul>
  +<li><a href="#mirrors">Download from your nearest mirror site!</a></li>
  +<li><a href="#binaries">Binary Releases</a></li>
  +<li><a href="#apache20">Apache 2.0.36 is the best available version.</a></li>
  +<li><a href="#apache13">Apache 1.3.24 is also available.</a></li>
  +<li><a href="#sig">PGP Signatures</a></li>
  +<li><a href="#patches"><H2>Official Patches</a></li>
  +<li><a href="#contrib">Contributed Patches/Modules/Code</a></li>
  +</ul>
   
  -<p><a href="http://www.apache.org/dyn/closer.cgi">Go here to find it.</a></p>
  -
  -<h2><a href="Announcement2.html">Apache 2.0.36</a> is the best
  -    available version.</h2>
  -
  -<p>Apache 2.0 add-in modules are not compatibile with Apache 1.3 modules.
  -   If you are running third party add-in modules, you will need to obtain
  -   new modules written for Apache 2.0 from that third party before you
  -   attempt to upgrade from Apache 1.3.</p>
  -
  -<p>Check <a href="patches/apply_to_2.0.36/">here</a> to see if any patches

  -   or other special instructions are necessary for building or running 
  -   Apache 2.0.36 on your platform.</p>
  -
  -<h2><a href="Announcement.html">Apache 1.3.24</a> is also available.</h2>
  -
  -<p>Apache 1.3.24 is the best available version of the 1.3 series, and is
  -   recommended over all previous 1.3 releases.  Use this version if you
  -   need to use third party modules that are not yet available as an Apache
  -   2.0 module.  Apache 1.3 is not compatibile with Apache 2.0 modules.</p>
  
  
  
  1.17      +57 -29    httpd-dist/README.html
  
  Index: README.html
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvs/httpd-dist/README.html,v
  retrieving revision 1.16
  retrieving revision 1.17
  diff -u -r1.16 -r1.17
  --- README.html	7 May 2002 07:59:53 -0000	1.16
  +++ README.html	22 May 2002 21:02:08 -0000	1.17
  @@ -1,39 +1,63 @@
  -<H2>Apache 2.0.36 Released</H2>
  +<h2><a name="mirrors">Download from your
  +    <a href="http://www.apache.org/dyn/closer.cgi">nearest mirror site!</a></a></h2>
   
  -<P>Apache 2.0.36 is the second public release of Apache 2.0.
  -   For details download it or see the <A HREF="Announcement2.html">Official
  -   Announcement</A> which lists all changes since the last release.
  -   Note the -win32.zip version of Apache 2.0.36 is nearly identical to the
  +<p>If you're having trouble accessing these files, there's probably a
  +   closer mirror to you.</p>
  +
  +<p><a href="http://www.apache.org/dyn/closer.cgi">Go here to find 
  +   your nearest mirror.</a></p>
  +
  +<h2><a name="binaries">Binary Releases</a></h2>
  +
  +<p>Are available in the <a href="binaries/">binaries/</a> directory.
  +   Every binary distribution contains an install script. See README 
  +   for details.</p>
  +
  +<h2><a name="apache20"><a href="Announcement2.html">Apache 2.0.36</a>

  +    is the best available version.</a></h2>
  +
  +<p>Apache 2.0 add-in modules are not compatibile with Apache 1.3 modules.
  +   If you are running third party add-in modules, you will need to obtain
  +   new modules written for Apache 2.0 from that third party before you
  +   attempt to upgrade from Apache 1.3.</p>
  +
  +<p>For details see the <A HREF="Announcement2.html">Official Announcement</A>.
  +   Check <a href="patches/apply_to_2.0.36/">here</a> to see if any patches

  +   or other special instructions are necessary for building or running 
  +   Apache 2.0.36 on your platform.</p>
  +
  +<p>Note the -win32.zip version of Apache 2.0.36 is nearly identical to the
      .tar.gz version.  However, it offers sources in DOS/Windows CR/LF text
  -   and includes the Win32 .mak files.
  +   and includes the Win32 .mak files.</p>
   
  -<H2>Apache 1.3.24 Released</H2>
  +<h2><a name="apache13"><a href="Announcement.html">Apache 1.3.24</a>

  +    is also available.</a></h2>
   
  -<P>Apache 1.3.24 is a security and maintenance release with several bug fixes.
  -   Of particular note is that 1.3.24 addresses the vulnerability noted in
  +<p>Apache 1.3.24 is the best available version of the 1.3 series, and is
  +   recommended over all previous 1.3 releases.  Of particular note; 1.3.24 
  +   addresses the vulnerability noted in
      <A HREF="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CAN-2002-0061">
  -   CAN-2002-0061</A>.
  -   For additional details, see the <A HREF="CHANGES_1.3">v1.3 CHANGES</A> file.
  -
  -<P>For information about new features in 1.3, see the 
  -   <A HREF="http://httpd.apache.org/docs/">documentation</A>.
  +   CAN-2002-0061</A>.  For additional details, read the
  +   <a href="Announcement.html">Official Announcement</a> and see the 
  +   <A HREF="CHANGES_1.3">CHANGES_1.3</A> file.</p>
   
  -<H2>Binary Releases</H2>
  +<p>Use the Apache 1.3.24 version if you need to use third party modules that 
  +   are not yet available as an Apache 2.0 module.  Apache 1.3 is not 
  +   compatibile with Apache 2.0 modules.</p>
   
  -<P>Are available in the <A HREF="binaries/">binaries/</A> directory.<BR>
  -   As of Apache 1.3.12 every binary distribution contains an
  -   install script. See README for details.
  +<p>For information about new features in 1.3, see the 
  +   <A HREF="http://httpd.apache.org/docs/">documentation</A>.</p>
   
  -<H2>PGP Signatures</H2>
  +<h2><a name="sig">PGP Signatures</a></h2>
   
  -<P>All of the release distribution packages have been digitally signed
  +<p>All of the release distribution packages have been digitally signed
      (using PGP or GPG) by the Apache Group members that constructed them.
      There will be an accompanying <SAMP><EM>distribution</EM>.asc</SAMP>
file
      in the same directory as the distribution.  The PGP keys can be found
      at the MIT key repository and within this project's
      <a href="http://www.apache.org/dist/httpd/KEYS">KEYS file</a>.</p>
   
  -<pre>Always test available signatures, <i>e.g.</i>,
  +<pre>Always signatures to validate package authenticity, <i>e.g.</i>,
   % pgpk -a KEYS
   % pgpv apache_1.3.24.tar.gz.asc
   <i>or</i>,
  @@ -41,18 +65,22 @@
   % pgp apache_1.3.24.tar.gz.asc
   </PRE>
   
  -<H2>Contributory Patches/Modules/Code</H2>
  -
  -<P>Are available in the <A HREF="contrib/">contrib/</A> directory.
  +<p>We offer MD5 hashes as an alternative to validate the integrity
  +   of the downloaded files.</p>
   
  -<H2>Official Patches</H2>
  +<h2><a name="patches">Official Patches</a></h2>
   
  -<P>When we have patches to a minor bug or two, or features which we
  +<p>When we have patches to a minor bug or two, or features which we
      haven't yet included in a new release, we will put them in the
      <A HREF="patches/">patches</A>
      subdirectory so people can get access to it before we roll another
  -   complete release.
  +   complete release.</p>
   
  -<P>Unofficial patches (things we are not yet sure about including)
  +<p>Unofficial patches (things we are not yet sure about including)
      are in the <A HREF="contrib/patches/">contributed patches</A> 
  -   directory.</P>
  +   directory.</p>
  +
  +<h2><a name="contrib">Contributed Patches/Modules/Code</a></h2>
  +
  +<p>Are available in the <A HREF="contrib/">contrib/</A> directory.</p>
  +
  
  
  

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