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From Rob Hartill <>
Subject Re: WWW Form Bug Report: "md5c.o routines conflict with libdce.a" on OSF/1
Date Wed, 23 Oct 1996 23:35:30 GMT


We'll see what can be done.

rob wrote:
>Operating system: OSF/1, version: 4.0
>Version of Apache Used: 1.1+
>Extra Modules used: mod_auth_dce
>URL exhibiting problem: 
>I'm developing a module to allow DCE authentication
>for Apache. I was having a strange problem which I
>finally traced to md5c.o, which contains MD5
>routines. Routines of the exact same name exist
>in libdce.a, and linking with md5c.o caused routines
>in libdce.a to call the local MD5 routines instead
>of the libdce ones.
>I was wondering if it would be possible in a future
>release of Apache to change the names in md5c.c
>to include a local prefix, such as apache_? That
>way they won't conflict with any other MD5 routines
>in system libraries...

Rob Hartill (  ... why wait for a clear night to see the stars?.

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