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From Greg Stein <>
Subject Re: apr_config.h is a private header...
Date Fri, 14 Apr 2000 22:37:06 GMT
On Fri, 14 Apr 2000, Manoj Kasichainula wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 14, 2000 at 02:04:45PM -0400, wrote:
> > We actually used to have a separate directory for private header files in
> > APR.  The fact is that with APR, there is only one private header file and
> > it shouldn't be copied over in the install procedure.  Moving that one
> > file to its own directory just causes the Makefiles to get bigger because
> > we have to add an include directive for every Makefile.  I ended up
> > disliking this setup when I had it that way originally.
> It just doesn't feel right to have private and public include files in
> the same directories, since they server totally different purposes.
> *shrug*

This is where pragmatism wins out over idealism :-)

I'll also take a comment from the Python world:

    "We're all adults here."

In other words: It's private. Respect that. Don't include it.


Greg Stein,

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