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From William A Rowe Jr <wr...@rowe-clan.net>
Subject Re: namespacing in mod_ssl
Date Thu, 16 Apr 2015 19:57:20 GMT
On Wed, Apr 15, 2015 at 11:42 PM, Kaspar Brand <httpd-dev.2014@velox.ch>
wrote:

> On 15.04.2015 18:36, Stefan Sperling wrote:
> > However, the actual issue here is that mod_ssl is squatting the SSL_
> namespace.
> > Historically this may have made sense (it seems mod_ssl and OpenSSL have
> > shared history/authors). Bill Rowe suggested to try moving mod_ssl's
> > functions into the ap_ namespace to avoid such clashes in the future.
>
> Agreed that mod_ssl should avoid stepping into the SSL_* yard. As
> pointed out by Jeff, ap_* is fairly foreign in the mod_ssl case, though,
> and my preference is for s/SSL_/ssl_/ for functions and
> s/SSL_/MODSSL_/ for constants (in the latter case, there's actually
> quite some more stuff lurking - SSL_OPT_*, SSL_PROTOCOL_* etc.).
>

+1

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