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From Jim Jagielski <>
Subject Re: c++ safing core
Date Fri, 08 Aug 1997 19:53:14 GMT
Alexei Kosut wrote:
> I suppose we could do this. But first, Apache will not compile with a C++
> compiler: alloc.c/h uses the term "pool" twice in what in C are seperate
> namespaces (the struct namespace and the type namespace), but in C++,
> they are the same. It's a simple fix, and doesn't affect the rest of
> Apache, in C or C++, but it should be noted that in the period of over a
> year since this has been brought to our attention, it has not been
> fixed. In other words, the Apache Group has not historically (as a whole,
> not individually) thought very highly of C++.

I think that the code should be C++ friendly, even if members of
the Group don't like C++.

+1 on the change.

      Jim Jagielski            |       jaguNET Access Services           |
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