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From Michael Felt <mamf...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: ./configure differences between 2.2.x and 2.4.x
Date Mon, 25 Aug 2014 18:49:20 GMT
I remember that there are differences, by design.

I guess I should not do these tests after midnight - as I just saw that I
had commented out the --enable-load-all-modules. You had already shared
this wisdom!

My apologies. :(




On Thu, Aug 21, 2014 at 8:29 PM, William A. Rowe Jr. <wrowe@rowe-clan.net>
wrote:

> On Fri, 8 Aug 2014 10:55:17 +0200
> Michael Felt <mamfelt@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > *Please excuse my laziness* - because I am sure there is a way to get
> > all modules activated in both 2.2.X and 2.4.X - only that they are
> > slightly different - and I am sure you have documented it somewhere
> > (and even mentioned it (that there are differences such as ...) in
> > passing in previous replies)
> >
> > For 2.2.X I use:
> >  $ ./configure CFLAGS=-O2 --enable-layout=AIX
> > --with-apr=/opt/bin/apr-1-config --with-apr-util=/opt/bin/apu-1-config
> > --with-mpm=worker --enable-ssl --enable-mods-shared=all
> >
> > But this does not seem to get the mod_proxy, and likely other, mods
> > built.
>
> We will not be changing the behavior of ./configure in 2.2 - users who
> are picking up these critical fixes expect their previous ./config.nice
> to do the same thing it did last time.
>
> > For 2.4.X I use:
> >   $ ./configure --enable-layout=AIX --with-apr=/opt/bin/apr-1-config
> > --with-apr-util=/opt/bin/apu-1-config --enable-mpms-shared=all
> > --enable-mods-shared=all --enable-load-all-modules --disable-lua
> >
> > (Note: the --enable-load-all-modules is there for testing)
> >
> > Apparently, my assumption that --enable-mods-shared=all would get all
> > mods built and ready for LoadModule is incorrect.
>
> True, there are legacy/testing mods that aren't built.  But the behavior
> of most, all etc was significantly revised to better meet expectations
> with the 2.4 release.  This version also should have no significant
> changes to ./configure behavior, the next release (2.6, or 3.0) would
> be the place for continued improvement.
>
>

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