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From Greg Stein <>
Subject Re: APR ap_open_stderr() routine
Date Mon, 03 Apr 2000 18:33:02 GMT
On Mon, 3 Apr 2000, Ryan Bloom wrote:
> On Mon, 3 Apr 2000 wrote:
> > Shouldn't the fname be set to stderr (i.e.  (*thefile)->fname = stderr; )?

stderr is a FILE*, not a char*. That assignment doesn't make sense...

> >   Maybe it doesn't matter much in UNIX.  The AS/400 has special
> > considerations for stdin, stdout, and stderr.
> Probably, but it really doesn't matter.  If AS/400 needs the fname set to
> stderr, then do that for AS/400.  This is why we are portable.  I'm not
> sure this is required for Unix or Windows.  And since these are not
> viewable fields by APR users, doing different things on different
> platforms doesn't make a difference.

Always true, but the suggested change isn't possible in the first place.


Greg Stein,

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