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From "Ian Holsman" <>
Subject Re: cvs commit: httpd-2.0/modules/loggers mod_log_config.c mod_log_config.h
Date Fri, 14 Feb 2003 04:58:06 GMT
On Thu, 13 Feb 2003 20:42:30 -0800, Roy T. Fielding wrote:

>>   change optional function to return the previous writer, allowing to
>> have mutliple types
>>   of writers in the same server. (previously you could only have one)
>>   it needs a mmn bump.. sorry guys
> Umm, okay, I give up... why does it need a major bump?  Would older
> modules
> really blow up because of this change?  I'm curious if it has something to
> do with the nature of the optional hook macro.
> ....Roy

I thought everytime you changed a external interface to a function you
needed to bump it. 
I don't think anything out there actually uses the hook as-is so it has a
very low impact to most people, so I would be ok without the mmn bump too.

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