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From Greg Stein <>
Subject Re: ap_create_lock(), ap_child_init_lock() and [const] char *fname
Date Thu, 13 Apr 2000 22:57:47 GMT
On Thu, 13 Apr 2000, Jeff Trawick wrote:
> This seems like a dumb question but I'm not too shy...
> Does anyone have a desire *not* to add const to the fname parm of
> these functions?  It looks pretty obvious to me that it can/should be
> const.
> There is an easier way to get rid of a couple of warnings in
> mod_rewrite, but this appropriate change will do the trick too.


Add const everywhere it can be applied. I found on a couple occasions that
I had problem with const globals that I couldn't pass into a function. As
a result, I had to cast or un-const the globals (thereby increasing the
runtime data segment).


Greg Stein,

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