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From "David Reid" <dr...@jetnet.co.uk>
Subject Re: Configuration modules...
Date Fri, 14 Apr 2000 10:46:48 GMT
wondered why you were back with a vengenace!

----- Original Message -----
From: "dean gaudet" <dgaudet-list-new-httpd@arctic.org>
To: <new-httpd@apache.org>
Sent: Friday, April 14, 2000 1:32 AM
Subject: Re: Configuration modules...


> yeah, and i'm procrastinating from some hard code so i'm reading new-httpd
> again ;)
>
> -dean
>
> On Thu, 13 Apr 2000, David Reid wrote:
>
> > cause you care too much :)
> >
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "dean gaudet" <dgaudet-list-new-httpd@arctic.org>
> > To: <new-httpd@apache.org>
> > Sent: Thursday, April 13, 2000 6:01 PM
> > Subject: Re: Configuration modules...
> >
> >
> > >
> > >
> > > On Wed, 12 Apr 2000 rbb@covalent.net wrote:
> > >
> > > > The other reason this isn't a support nightmare, is that we only
have to
> > > > support ONE language.  We are allowing other people to add more
> > languages
> > > > it they wish.  This really kind of goes along with the rest of the
> > changes
> > > > that make Apache more like a server-framework that has a module for
> > > > serving http requests than a server that only understands http
requests.
> > >
> > > you know, if we want to be general on every dimension possible why
don't
> > > we just publish a "how to code in C" book and ship everyone a bloody
> > > compiler?  then mod_perl can become a "how to code in perl" book and
> > > include the perl tarball.
> > >
> > > i am -1 on config modules.  just like i'm -1 on including log
filtering
> > > functionality.  for the same reason:  this is so bloody easy to do
OUTSIDE
> > > the server that we shouldn't be making our code EVEN MORE MONOLITHIC
by
> > > including it.
> > >
> > > think unix please.
> > >
> > > assume we change the internal config language to XML.  then it's
trivial
> > > for anyone to write a perl/java/C program that translates
> > > MyFavouriteLanguage to XML.
> > >
> > > gah, i don't know why i bother.
> > >
> > > -dean
> > >
> > >
> >
> >
>
>


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