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From Mads Toftum <>
Subject Re: restructuring mod_ssl as an overlay
Date Thu, 08 Jun 2006 10:44:55 GMT
On Thu, Jun 08, 2006 at 11:01:12AM +0100, Joe Orton wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 07, 2006 at 02:03:33PM -0700, Roy T. Fielding wrote:
> > Okay, let me put it in a different way.  The alternatives are
> > 
> >  1) retain the status quo, forbid distributing ssl binaries, and 
> > include in our documentation that people in banned countries are not 
> > allowed to download httpd 2.x.
> This gets my vote.  I don't see why it's necessary for the ASF to be in 
> the business of distributing binaries; letting other people assume the 
> technical and legal responsibilites for doing that seems reasonable.
+1. I'd really like to see the current source stay as it is with mod_ssl
included. If anything, it shouldn't be too hard to produce a patch that
strips out mod_ssl at release time if we want to roll an extra non crypto 
version for that handfull of countries.


Mads Toftum
`Darn it, who spiked my coffee with water?!' - lwall

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