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From Vincent Janelle <vjane...@home.com>
Subject Re: NSPR ping.
Date Mon, 05 Apr 1999 23:00:29 GMT
Sorry for the lame question.. Whats the difference between NSPR and APR?

Jim Jagielski wrote:
> 
> Ryan Bloom wrote:
> >
> > I am +1 on giving up on NSPR now, and beginning work on APR.
> >
> 
> I tend to agree. I think that NSPR, and maybe a lot of the power and
> push behind Mozilla, may be lost now. Despite a small vague Email from
> Steve Case, I think most believe that Mozilla is not long for this
> mortal coil.
> 
> Not only that, but also as mentioned before, APR allows us to avoid
> the extra baggage that NSPR has with it, making porting to unsupported
> platforms more troublesome than it should be. With APR we can specify
> _exactly_ what functionality we need, what it depends on and cut-and-dried
> methods of implementing them on various platforms.
> 
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