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From Jess Holle <je...@ptc.com>
Subject Re: Version 2.0.52 Announcement text
Date Mon, 27 Sep 2004 20:07:05 GMT
Is the final 2.0.52 identical to httpd-2.0.52-rc1.tar.gz (including 
version strings, etc)?

[Just anxious to get cracking on 2.0.52 binaries.]

--
Jess Holle

William A. Rowe, Jr. wrote:

>Comments anyone?
>
>Seeing all +1's and no objections, I'm planning to push this out
>in the next hour or two.
>
>Bill
>
>------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
>
>                   Apache HTTP Server 2.0.52 Released
>
>   The Apache Software Foundation and the  The Apache HTTP Server Project are
>   pleased to announce the release of version 2.0.52 of the Apache HTTP
>   Server ("Apache").  This Announcement notes the significant changes
>   in 2.0.52 as compared to 2.0.51. 
>
>   This version of Apache is principally a bug fix release.  Of
>   particular note is that 2.0.52 addresses one new security related
>   flaw introduced in 2.0.51:
>
>     Fix merging of the Satisfy directive, which was applied to
>     the surrounding context and could allow access despite configured
>     authentication.
>     [http://www.cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CAN-2004-0811]
>
>   The Apache HTTP Server Project would like to thank Rici Lake for
>   identification and a proposed fix of this flaw.
>
>   This release is compatible with modules compiled for 2.0.42 and
>   later versions.  We consider this release to be the best version of
>   Apache available and encourage users of all prior versions to
>   upgrade.
>
>   Apache HTTP Server 2.0.52 is available for download from
>
>     http://httpd.apache.org/download.cgi?update=200409150645
>
>   Please see the CHANGES_2.0 file, linked from the above page, for
>   a full list of changes.
>
>   Apache 2.0 offers numerous enhancements, improvements, and performance
>   boosts over the 1.3 codebase.  For an overview of new features introduced
>   after 1.3 please see
>
>     http://httpd.apache.org/docs-2.0/new_features_2_0.html
>
>   When upgrading or installing this version of Apache, please keep
>   in mind the following:
>   If you intend to use Apache with one of the threaded MPMs, you must
>   ensure that the modules (and the libraries they depend on) that you
>   will be using are thread-safe.  Please contact the vendors of these
>   modules to obtain this information.
>
>  
>


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