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From Tom Evans <>
Subject Re: [proposed] remove docs/1.3/
Date Mon, 27 Feb 2012 16:16:16 GMT
On Mon, Feb 27, 2012 at 4:00 PM, William A. Rowe Jr.
<> wrote:
> Because 1.3 code and docs are no longer maintained.  Because 1.3 docs
> shipped in the tarball, they got the whole deal when they downloaded it.
> By continuing to publish something out-of-date, we imply to users that
> there is some support of that software that does not in fact exist IMHO.
> Serving out-of-date docs is a disservice to our users.  I agree that
> anyone hitting a 1.3/ URL should be redirected to a pointer that they
> need to re-obtain the tarball and use the embedded docs shipped with
> httpd 1.3.42.

We still use 1.3 in a few places (the shame! the shame!), and even I
agree with this rational.



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