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From "Justin Erenkrantz" <>
Subject Re: RFC: extracting the mod_ssl session cache interface
Date Tue, 26 Feb 2008 00:35:51 GMT
On Mon, Feb 25, 2008 at 2:12 PM, Joe Orton <> wrote:
> The session cache interface in mod_ssl on the trunk is now mostly SSL-
>  and mod_ssl-agnostic with respect to the data storage and configuration.
>  There is still some tight coupling between the session cache and the
>  ssl_mutex interface, but that's next on my hit list.
>  Is there any interest in seeing this extracted from mod_ssl and made
>  available for general use?  It could probably e.g. be used by
>  mod_auth_digest for the MD5-sess code, and I can think of some
>  third-party modules which could probably use it too (mod_gnutls).
>  My vague plan would be to finish de-SSL-ifying the code, then moving it
>  to modules/cache and calling it mod_sesscache or mod_socache ("small
>  object") or something along those lines.


>  Thoughts?

In general, it sounds like a cool plan.  -- justin

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