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From Ben Laurie <...@algroup.co.uk>
Subject Re: 1.3b3 Win32 socket fixes? (fwd)
Date Fri, 21 Nov 1997 13:32:53 GMT
Rodent of Unusual Size wrote:
> 
>     Acked.  Ben, you want to address this one?
> 
>     #ken    P-)}
>     ------------------------------------------------------------------------
> Date: Fri, 21 Nov 1997 07:31:56 +0100
> From: Laurent <wizard@mail.dotcom.fr>
> Subject: Re: Apache 1.3b3 Released!
> 
> Hi,
> 
> I am very interested in the following topics since I think I have the
> same problems. Are you able to explain me a little what was wrong with
> Win32 and what was the fix or workaround. Maybe I can find directly the
> answer in the apache code ?

The second is worked around in buff.c (sendwithtimeout()?), and the
first fixed in util_script.c (I think).

Cheers,

Ben.

> 
> > *) WIN32: Fix the code so CGIs can use socket calls on Windows.
> >      The problem was that certain undocumented environment variables
> >          needed for sockets to work under Win32 were not being passed.
> >      [Frank Faubert <frank@sane.com>]
> > *) WIN32: Some Win32 systems terminated all responses after 16 kB.
> >      This turns out to be a bug in Winsock - select() doesn't always
> >      return the correct status.  [Ben Laurie]
> 
> Thanks in advance.
> 
> I am using apache for our intranet on an Alpha server and it works very
> well. No problem at all. Good work !
> 
> Laurent.
> 
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