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From Greg Stein <>
Subject Re: Going to 2.1? was Re: authentication rewrite
Date Wed, 28 Aug 2002 21:56:10 GMT
On Wed, Aug 28, 2002 at 11:15:14PM +0200, Dirk-Willem van Gulik wrote:
> > IMO, we shouldn't branch, and we shouldn't bother with a version bump. I
> > think we can ensure backwards compat for the directives, and only minor
> > changes in the modules which need to be LoadModule'd. That is quite fine for
> Aye - it is more the API than the directives.

Well... this auth stuff doesn't even change the API. It provides a new
opt-in arrangement for authenticating.

(no new APIs for authz, tho; the code is just being refactored rather than
 new APIs to support that; the auth_checker hook is sufficient)


Greg Stein,

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