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From Marc Slemko <ma...@worldgate.com>
Subject Re: apache/linux modules
Date Tue, 03 Feb 1998 01:24:54 GMT
On Mon, 2 Feb 1998, Cristian Gafton wrote:

> On Mon, 2 Feb 1998, Marc Slemko wrote:
> 
> > I'm still not happy with the way of specifying options for it though.
> > Having to save the command line to some file or something is just a
> > horrible kludge.
> 
> It saves it's command line in its log file. And instead of looking into
> Cnfiguration file to change something, you do a ./confgure --help and look
> for the option you need.

But I'm still not happy with that.

The Configuration file can have a lot more docs than --help.

Saving the command line != making it easy to reuse it and see what it is
doing.

> 
> And nobody said that the defaults shouldn't be acceptable for most cases,
> so you won't need to document youself on this configure thing ( the same
> way Configure works)
> 
> 
> Cristian
> --
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> Cristian Gafton   --   gafton@redhat.com   --   Red Hat Software, Inc.
> ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
>  UNIX is user friendly. It's just selective about who its friends are.
> 


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