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From Ben Laurie <...@gonzo.ben.algroup.co.uk>
Subject Re: Dynamic loading of Windows modules (+mod_dll.c_
Date Tue, 08 Jul 1997 07:40:20 GMT
Alexei Kosut wrote:
> I personally am ambivilent as to whether or not
> the Apache binary should be called 'httpd' or 'apache'; apache is somewhat
> more descriptive of the product, httpd is descriptive of the purpose,
> which is somewhat traditional in Unix.

There are many counterexamples:

sendmail (not smtpd)
innd (not nntpd/nnrpd)
named (not bindd/dnsd)

Cheers,

Ben.

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