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From Ben Laurie <...@algroup.co.uk>
Subject Re: Win32 support question
Date Tue, 09 Dec 1997 10:50:18 GMT
Paul Sutton wrote:
> 
> On Mon, 8 Dec 1997, Martin Kraemer wrote:
> > On Mon, Dec 08, 1997 at 11:18:05AM -0500, David D'Antonio wrote:
> > >
> > > Right now, I have a HKLM/Software/The Apache Group/Apache/1.31.100
> > > key with nothing
> > > in it (left over from a previous install, I'd guess). How about using
> > > that with keys of
> > > InstallDirectory: REG_SZ: E:\Apache (or wherever its really
> > > installed)
> > > ConfigDirectory: REG_SZ: E:\Apache\conf
> >
> > And:
> >   ConfigFile:      REG_SZ: E:\Apache\conf\httpd.conf
> >
> > That reflects the nature of the -f switch, while the former reflects
> > the setting of the -d switch. And how about forward slashes? ;-)
> 
> Is there any point to multiple keys at the moment? The current Apache
> installer only lets you install into one directory, and always puts the
> conf and conf/httpd.conf directory/file in the same location, under the
> installed directory. So we only ever need a "InstallDirectory" key?

Makes sense to me. The only reason I can think of for explicitly storing
the location of config is to support multiple configs, but then
ConfigDirectory would need to be below some kind of name...

Cheers,

Ben.

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