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From Brian Behlendorf <>
Subject Re: Apache env. var. suggestion
Date Mon, 08 May 1995 20:35:52 GMT
On Mon, 8 May 1995, Robert S. Thau wrote:
>    My suggestion is to combine these to features into a new directive for
>    httpd.conf;
>    ImportEnv <variable-name>
> Hmmm... ImportEnv is probably more convenient for things like TZ, but
> the EIT-extended SetEnv directive is probably better for most uses (in
> particular, for script config vars) --- it lets you put both variable
> and value in the config files, rather than having to name the variable
> in the config files, and set the value in (I guess) a shell script
> which starts up the server with a customized environment.

Right.  I'd vote for both, config file inflation be damned :)


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