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From "Ron O'Hara" <>
Subject Re: Time for a beta release ???
Date Sat, 24 Jan 1998 20:17:49 GMT
I have the same issue with 'palloc' which conflicts with Postgres and
posted (PR 1652) and posted a solution to the list but have not had any

Ron O'Hara

On Sat, 24 Jan 1998, Rasmus Lerdorf wrote:

> > Just to make sure that people notice this... Are we ready?
> > Seems to me that 1.3b4 is ready for a wider release with 1.3
> > maybe a few weeks after that?
> I have tried a couple of times to get someone to change the name of the
> new_connection() function in http_main.c.  Just to summarize, the problem
> is that it conflicts with a commonly used ldap library.  I suggested
> changing it to ap_new_connection(), but people didn't like that name.
> And, it can't be made static because mod_perl uses it.  So, could we 
> just change the damned thing and get on with it?  I don't care what the
> new name is.  It should be possible to agree on something here.
> Non-static private functions with very generic names are bound to cause
> problems.
> -Rasmus

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