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From Marc Slemko <ma...@worldgate.com>
Subject Re: Signatures, and sealing wax, and..
Date Tue, 12 Aug 1997 21:26:04 GMT
Speaking of load on people doing the binaries, I hope to make a little
script that you just have to run and it will make a binary package with
everything the way it should be (assuming a "normal" platform that
Configure deals with fine).  Wouldn't be hard to make, and would save a
bunch of time.

On Tue, 12 Aug 1997, Jim Jagielski wrote:

> Rodent of Unusual Size wrote:
> > 
> > >From the fingers of Jim Jagielski flowed the following:
> > >
> > >Brian Behlendorf wrote:
> > >> 
> > >> Those two, plus dbm_auth, anon_auth, expires, headers, and setenvif.  The
> > >> last one in particular since we have to provide lines to make sure broken
> > >> browsers still work.
> > >
> > >They make sense to add.
> > 
> >     mod_setenvif is already one of the default modules in place of
> >     mod_browser (for 1.3 and following, anyway - it isn't in 1.2 at
> >     all).
> > 
> > >> I'd like to dump "compress", personally.
> > >
> > >I'd +1 that...
> > 
> >     And I'd -1 it.  Why would you dump it?  What's it hurting?  Not
> >     everyone has gunzip, and a lot of people install Apache on intranets
> >     that may or may not have access to the Internet.  By dumping
> >     compress, you're forcing them to ensure they have not only Apache,
> >     but gunzip too - which is irrelevant to Apache's operation.  Don't
> >     force them to do business your way - who are you, anyway, MS? <g>
> > 
> 
> I'd +1 to simply reduce the "load" on people doing the binaries.
> Sure, it's no big deal to compress it, but then you need to sign
> it, maybe with PGP and md5, etc... Arg!
> 
> I vote we include 'pack' :) :)
> 
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>       Jim Jagielski            |       jaguNET Access Services
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