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From Jim Jagielski <...@jaguNET.com>
Subject Re: [CONTRIB] Autoconf Interface Emulation
Date Sun, 01 Mar 1998 22:25:41 GMT
'cept, of course, that /var/run is not standard.


Dean Gaudet wrote:
> 
> You know if we defaulted LockFile to /var/run/httpd.lock we'd probably get
> far fewer bug reports related to NFS.  We'd have to beef up the error
> message to tell folks what directive to change if an error occurs creating
> that file.  Just an idle related observation. 
> 
> Dean
> 
> On Sun, 1 Mar 1998, Marc Slemko wrote:
> 
> > 1. In the long term, I would like a file created that lists all the paths
> > for everything involved with Apache that can be easily parsed.  This file
> > could be used in upgrades to put things in the right place, and by third
> > party products to find things.  The location of it will differ from system
> > to system, but that isn't too bad since two or three common guesses should
> > get it most of the time, if not ask the user. 
> > 
> > 2. I'm not convinced that it is wise to start defaulting to anything that
> > does not put everything under one Apache-specific tree.  There are too
> > many platforms that are messed up by it.  eg. Linux with bastard fsstnd or
> > whatever it is, etc. 
> > 
> > 
> > 
> 
> 


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