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From Chuck Murcko <>
Subject Re: Recommendation: make default WANTHSREGEX=yes
Date Sun, 22 Dec 1996 13:26:44 GMT
Brian Behlendorf liltingly intones:
> I think we've field tested Apache 1.2 on enough systems out there by now that
> any platform without an explicit setting in "Configure" for WANTHSREGEX 
> probably doesn't support regex sufficiently by now, so I propose that the
> default WANTHSREGEX be "yes" instead of "no" as it is today, with a note
> telling folks compiling on unrecognized platforms about it.  Or we could do
> something way autoconf-like and test for it....
BTW, in reference to a question you had earlier, defining WANTHSREGEX for
IRIX is done for lack of a POSIX regex package, at least for 5.3.

Chuck Murcko	N2K Inc.	Wayne PA
And now, on a lighter note:
Kiss me twice.  I'm schizophrenic.

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