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From Jim Jagielski <...@jaguNET.com>
Subject Re: Proposal: adoption of mod_policy subproject
Date Sat, 03 Mar 2012 14:05:03 GMT

On Mar 2, 2012, at 2:50 PM, Stefan Fritsch wrote:

> On Wednesday 29 February 2012, Jim Jagielski wrote:
>> On Feb 29, 2012, at 10:32 AM, William A. Rowe Jr. wrote:
>>> It's the reason why mod_aspdotnet was ejected, and why mod_arm4,
>>> mod_ftp and perhaps even mod_fcgid are all on their way out of
>>> the project as it is, unless more committers participate in
>>> those subprojects.
>> 
>> The other way to approach it is to simply move them *into* the main
>> project, and not as "subprojects"...
>> 
>> We've seen that subprojects do NOT work. There is more activity
>> when they are in the main tree. With the exception of mod_arm4
>> (which I've never looked at), I would be MORE than comfy having
>> both mod_ftp and mod_fcgid moved into the main tree today.
> 
> But it would have to be clear that inclusion into trunk would not by 
> default mean that they would be included in the next major release.
> 
> Especially for mod_ftp, I think that it requires many more eyeballs 
> and a comprehensive test suite before it should be part of a stable 
> release. Otherewise, it would just be a source of lots of security 
> issues that need to be handled and would tie up resources.
> 

Including into trunk, and with 2.4 RTC, then the above is all
assumed...

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