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From Ian Holsman <>
Subject Re: [PATCH] PR 10644 - mod_rewrite using apr-util dbm support
Date Wed, 21 Aug 2002 21:51:52 GMT
Jeff Trawick wrote:
> Ian Holsman <> writes:
>>Jeff Trawick wrote:
>>>questions for *dbm gurus...  is a switch from 1.3's ndbm usage to
>>>apr-util's built-in sdbm going to hurt anybody (file compatibility)?
>>It will.
>>but the easiest way to handle this is to support ndbm in apr-util.
>>I've got a patch from someone to do this.. I've just been lazy
>>I'll go and implement that now.
>>(so you'll have the best of both worlds)
> Cool...  I think I should change my mod_rewrite patch to do something
> like the following:
> #define DBM_MAP_TYPE "NDBM"
> #else
> #define DBM_MAP_TYPE "SDBM"
> #endif

hmm.. you should probably change this to
  #define DBM_MAP_TYPE "NDBM"
  #define DBM_MAP_TYPE "default"

BTW ndbm support is in.. but it would be better if it got more testing
> Then, we are compatible with existing (1.3) map files where possible
> and we allow everyone else to use the support too.

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