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From Stefan Fritsch ...@sfritsch.de>
Subject Re: [RESCINDED ]Re: [VOTE] Release Apache httpd 2.4.0
Date Mon, 30 Jan 2012 21:12:22 GMT
On Monday 30 January 2012, William A. Rowe Jr. wrote:
> On 1/30/2012 4:31 AM, Noel Butler wrote:
> > On Mon, 2012-01-30 at 11:03 +0100, Michael Felt wrote:
> >>     prefix:        /opt/apache2
> >>     exec_prefix:   /opt/apache2
> > 
> > I have often ponderd WHY people do things like this, the projects
> > name is apache, not apache2

Maybe because the default prefix is still /usr/local/apache2? Not sure 
what it should be, maybe /usr/local/apache-httpd? But that's something 
for 2.6/3.0.
And there is apachectl, not httpdctl.

> No, it isn't.  Apache is the name of the foundation, and one word
> of the project's title.
> 
> The project is Apache HTTP Server.  Simply put, httpd.  If you want
> to label it as 24, that would be /opt/httpd24.

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