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From "Philip M. Gollucci" <>
Subject Re: Removing srclib/pcre httpd/trunk
Date Wed, 26 Nov 2008 22:40:52 GMT
Paul Querna wrote:
> Philip M. Gollucci wrote:
>> I'm interested in removing this like a think a lot of people are 
>> (wrowe at least).

> I think in 2.4 and trunk we should stop bundling PCRE, and only use an 
> external copy.
WOOHOO! we agree

./configure changes to
   if --with-pcre given use it if found or fail
   if --with-pcre not given look in default paths or fail
   else fail

> I think for 2.2, we should just leave it alone baring security issues.
I vote we should update to 7.8 the latest but still bundle it.

At least 3 advisories exist since the import of 5.0

I'll add to branches/2.2.x/STATUS for voting on the upgrade or do 
nothing, if the answer is backport, I'M NOT IT!

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