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Subject Re: [PATCH] bucket problems.
Date Thu, 18 Jan 2001 05:29:38 GMT

In a message dated 01-01-17 14:31:14 EST, Bill Stoddard writes.

> > It is the ap_rXXXX() API calls themselves that can
> > simply 'know what to do' so legacy modules don't have
> > to suffer this kind of total rewrite.
> >
>  This is a joke, right?  Modules will need to be rewritten regardless of
>  whether we scuttle the ap_r* API or not.
>  Bill

Not a joke.

I truly believe, with a little more effort, any 1.3 legacy module
can be supported with no changes.

If I get a few free hours I will prove it to you.

The 'engine' knows what is happening at all times.
It can 'do the right thing'.

Hint: Don't forget about MODULE_MAGIC_NUMBER
compile time tests.

Kevin Kiley
CTO, Remote Communications, Inc.

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