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From Justin Erenkrantz <jerenkra...@apache.org>
Subject Re: httpd-2.0 policies was Re: ApacheCon scheduling
Date Tue, 09 Apr 2002 03:20:17 GMT
On Mon, Apr 08, 2002 at 08:13:31PM -0700, Ryan Bloom wrote:
> We have never before frozen an API, and I would prefer that we didn't
> freeze this one.  If an API needs to change, then it should be allowed
> to change.  The important thing is that we don't change APIs just for
> the sake of changing APIs.  I also believe that we have done a VERY good
> job of creating a structure that won't require API changes in 2.0.  But,
> I don't think we should rule it out just because we went GA.

My concern is that when we make all of the renames to APR (or
any other changes), we'll be killing our third-parties who tried to
migrate to 2.0 and we changed the underlying API on them breaking
their work.  I'm not sure I can support that.  -- justin

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