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From sameer <sam...@c2.net>
Subject Re: ifdef APACHE_SSL
Date Sun, 06 Jul 1997 05:28:15 GMT
	The ifdefs in mod_rewrite though are not hooks to crypto. They
are things which change http to/from https. (i.e. the string 'https')


> On Sat, 5 Jul 1997, Ben Laurie wrote:
> 
> > Marc Slemko wrote:
> > > 
> > > This is before my time, but I thought that ifdef APACHE_SSL things could
> > > not be in the main source tree because the US gov't is stupid.
> > 
> > Possibly so, though ifdefs in mod_rewrite do not a secure server make...
> 
> My recollection (odd how I can recall things I wasn't here for... hmm...
> perhaps I should get my head examined) was that including such ifdefs
> could be considered hooks for cryptography and thus illegal to export from
> the US even though they don't do a darn thing by themself...
> 
> Now I remember why I don't live in the US.  <g>
> 


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