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From "William A. Rowe, Jr." <wr...@rowe-clan.net>
Subject Re: PATCH: support utilities should enable crypt() , current htdbm checks broken
Date Fri, 16 Mar 2007 17:50:46 GMT
Jeff Trawick wrote:
> 
> APR doesn't pretend to figure out for APR apps exactly what the system
> provides, though there is currently a spotty set of APR_HAS_foo.
> 
> Meanwhile, httpd goes and searches on its own for things APR doesn't
> tell anyone about.  I'm curious about other opinions on whether or not
> it is APR's job to tell what is available.

In httpd, we don't call crypt(), we call APR, so it's really necessary
for APR to give us a clue about what it found out.

I take it z/OS etc already pick up on crypt() from APR?

Bill

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