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From "Gregg L. Smith" <>
Subject Re: Are we there yet?
Date Sun, 04 Dec 2011 04:16:34 GMT
On 12/3/2011 7:54 PM, Gregg L. Smith wrote:
> On 12/3/2011 2:28 PM, William A. Rowe Jr. wrote:
>> On 12/3/2011 1:32 AM, Gregg L. Smith wrote:
>>> On 12/2/2011 3:48 PM, Stefan Fritsch wrote:
>>>> - the follwing modules added since 2.2 lack documentation
>>>> - mod_socache_dbm
>>>> - mod_socache_memcache
>>>> - mod_socache_shmcb
>>> These are required for SSL AFIAK, they must stay! Mentioned in the 
>>> mod_ssl docks should be
>>> sufficient IMHO.
>> It isn't.  Someone trimming their LoadModule lines will undoubtedly
>> hit the wall trying to figure out why they couldn't just switch from
>> memcache or dbm back to shmcb.  Someone else will break there server
>> simply removing unfamiliar modules from the list, particularly one
>> which appears nowhere in the ASF HTTP Server module documents lists.
> Which is why I said mention them in the mod_ssl docs
> Say under the SSLSessionCache Directive
> For dbm, add a note that mod_socache_dbm is required.
> for .. well ... I see shm .. assuming "shmdb" tho I use and have 
> configured as "shmdb", that mod_socache_shmdb is required .. etc.  I 
> see nothing for memcache .. so looks like this needs some updating 
> before GA

What seems to have not made it in there .. I am not against adding them 
to mod_ssl, since I see no other use for these specific modules.  I like 
that stuff has been ripped out of core and modularized , that is, what I 
believe, makes the 2.4 footprint so small, load what you need and 
nothing more.


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