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From Jim Jagielski <...@devsys.jaguNET.com>
Subject Re: APR leaking HAVE_* macros
Date Wed, 01 Dec 1999 15:24:57 GMT
rasmus@apache.org wrote:
> 
> > There's very little that they need to share though... In the best
> > of worlds, only APR would have an autoconf. Apache would just use
> > generic APR functions and so wouldn't need to worry about it :) :) :)
> 
> You need more smileys there.  But yes, there really shouldn't be any
> crossover.  But even if there is, it should be possible.  For your dbm
> example, if APR actually had anything to do with dbm, it should be allowed
> to choose which dbm lib it talked to and Apache modules should be free to
> choose another.

:) :) :) :) :)

Let me know when to stop ;)

The trick is getting consistant stuff. If one compiles Apache without
one module, and it chooses the dbm_open in libc/libndbm and then
another module in added and adjusts things so that libdb is
searched first, then things will break. 
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