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From Jim Jagielski <...@jaguNET.com>
Subject Re: src/support/ cleanup?
Date Thu, 19 Mar 1998 13:40:35 GMT
+1... I would think that maybe phf_abuse_log.cgi might still
be useful since I'm sure that people are still trying to abuse
the hack

Ralf S. Engelschall wrote:
> 
> 
> Our src/support/ now looks really better then in the past, except for
> one fact: There are still old and obsolete files in there which
> already don't provide anything useful to the user, I think:
> 
> phf_abuse_log.cgi
>     This was for Apache 1.0 and 1.1 where the phf.cgi script was buggy
>     and where one could take this script to show the bad guys.
>     ==> Suggestion: REMOVE!
> 
> log_server_status
>     This uses raw Perl socket stuff which is not very portable and
>     lacks parameters via argument lines, manual pages, etc. And
>     its functionality is already superseeded by "apachectl status".
>     ==> Suggestion: REMOVE!
> 
> cls.c
>     This compares a string to a mask but I never needed it
>     any I don't know for what situation it really was needed.
>     ==> Suggestion: Either document it or REMOVE!
> 
> dbmmamage.readme
>     This is a readme file which just provides another
>     dbmmanage prototype for the future. It is not useable and
>     just confuses the people.
>     ==> Suggestion: REMOVE!
> 
> I personally want to just remove all four files because
> 
>   1. they are not needed with Apache 1.3
>   2. they just confuse people because they are not documented
>      or at least easily parameterizable.
> 
> Comments?
>                                        Ralf S. Engelschall
>                                        rse@engelschall.com
>                                        www.engelschall.com
> 


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