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From Greg Stein <gst...@lyra.org>
Subject Re: RANT: Absolute Paths and configure
Date Tue, 04 Apr 2000 00:17:59 GMT
Exactly!

Dunno why Ryan thinks APR should occur after MPM, if APR is intended to be
self-contained...

1) configure MM
2) configure APR
3) configure Apache (and its MPMs)

Cheers,
-g

On Mon, 3 Apr 2000, Jim Jagielski wrote:
> My completely simple-minded approach is that APR should be configured
> first. It determines what capabilities we have. MPM should be
> configured after that and see which of those capabilities it
> needs to use. In this approach, I guess, MM needs to be configured
> before it all.
> 
> Ben Laurie wrote:
> > 
> > rbb@apache.org wrote:
> > > 
> > > > > What do you mean it blows it by making a half-assed guess?  Could
oyu be a
> > > > > bit more specific
> > > >
> > > > What I mean is that it does an AC_CHECK_FUNC on pthread_create() which
> > > > fails on Tru64 because it doesn't include <pthread.h>. However,
> > > > src/lib/apr/threads.mp4 has _already_ checked for pthread_create(). So,
> > > > I don't understand why it is being done again.
> > > >
> > > > Oh, BTW, these things appear to be done is a pseudo-random order, so
> > > > there's no guarantee that the MPM config will come after the APR config.
> > > > AFAICS, that is, which isn't very far.
> > > 
> > > I seem to think that the APR configure script should always be run after
> > > the MPM stuff, not before.  I think we are checking twice because I am
> > > insisting that APR always be configurable as a separate module.  :-)
> > 
> > Well...
> > 
> > a) it is run first, not second
> > b) MPM _must_ rely on APR. That doesn't mean APR relies on MPM.
> > 
> > Cheers,
> > 
> > Ben.
> > 
> > --
> > http://www.apache-ssl.org/ben.html
> > 
> 
> 
> -- 
> ===========================================================================
>    Jim Jagielski   [|]   jim@jaguNET.com   [|]   http://www.jaguNET.com/
>                 "Are you suggesting coconuts migrate??"
> 

-- 
Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/


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