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From "Bill Stoddard" <b...@wstoddard.com>
Subject Re: 1.3.21 fails on NetWare... please check other platforms..
Date Mon, 08 Oct 2001 13:10:47 GMT
+1 on all Bill's suggestions.

Bill

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "William A. Rowe, Jr." <wrowe@covalent.net>
To: <dev@httpd.apache.org>
Sent: Friday, October 05, 2001 11:38 PM
Subject: Re: 1.3.21 fails on NetWare... please check other platforms..


> From: "Cliff Woolley" <cliffwoolley@yahoo.com>
> Sent: Friday, October 05, 2001 10:15 PM
> 
> 
> > On Fri, 5 Oct 2001, Greg Stein wrote:
> > 
> > > Um... gotta ask Ken about this. He vetoed a change in this area.
> > >
> > > If the change related to the veto hasn't been backed out, then we may have
> > > to yank 1.3.21
> > 
> > I'd totally forgotten it had been vetoed.  :-/ Anyhow, it has definitely
> > NOT been completely backed out... look at httpd.conf-dist and
> > config.layout--the change is still in.
> 
> That's the point.  Had it been left, we might have been fine.  Having been
> 'halfway' retracted, we were sunk.
> 
> I've modified STATUS and propose we tag-n-roll 1.3.22 Monday, around Noon here
> in the States.
> 
> Gives Greg time to be sure the Expat stuff is dead on (didn't see any note
> in Changes post-1.3.21).  Gives us the weekend to decide how to solve manual.
> 
> For the Record, I'm:
> 
> -1 [also veto] for changing from @@ServerRoot@@/htdocs/manual
> 
> +1 for providing <Directory > and Alias from manual to @@ServerRoot/htdocs/manual.
> 
> My reason for -1; folks install over existing copies, now they have two conflicting
> versions of the Apache docs, one very stale.
> 
> My reason for +1; anyone who blasts htdocs/ and starts filling it in hasn't been
> using apache very long.  But most folks who point off to /home/www/ or whereever
> still might prefer the docs handy.  They can always delete this section when they
> change docroot, if they like.
> 
> And I AGREE with moving manual out from under /htdocs in the 2.0 tree.  But we
> are looking for _least_ surprize for 1.3 upgraders.
> 
> Bill
> 


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