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From Jim Jagielski <...@jaguNET.com>
Subject Re: [ANNOUNCEMENT] Apache HTTP Server 2.4.18 Released
Date Tue, 22 Dec 2015 21:02:46 GMT
It was sent to both announce@a.o as well as announce@h.a.o

And sent w/ my jim@a.o address, as required.
> On Dec 22, 2015, at 11:32 AM, Rainer Jung <rainer.jung@kippdata.de> wrote:
> 
> It looks like the announcement never made it to the ASF accouncement list? The same was
true for 2.4.17 but 2.4.16 was announced on that list too.
> 
> Does it make sense to send the announcement there. Of course it has a unusual delay now
but some people might rely on that channel for the info.
> 
> Regards,
> 
> Rainer
> 
> Am 14.12.2015 um 21:09 schrieb Jim Jagielski:
>>             Apache HTTP Server 2.4.18 Released
>> 
>> The Apache Software Foundation and the Apache HTTP Server Project
>> are pleased to announce the release of version 2.4.18 of the Apache
>> HTTP Server ("Apache").  This version of Apache is our latest GA
>> release of the new generation 2.4.x branch of Apache HTTPD and
>> represents fifteen years of innovation by the project, and is
>> recommended over all previous releases. This release of Apache is
>> principally a feature and bug fix release.
>> 
>> We consider this release to be the best version of Apache available, and
>> encourage users of all prior versions to upgrade.
>> 
>> Apache HTTP Server 2.4.18 is available for download from:
>> 
>>  http://httpd.apache.org/download.cgi
>> 
>> Apache 2.4 offers numerous enhancements, improvements, and performance
>> boosts over the 2.2 codebase.  For an overview of new features
>> introduced since 2.4 please see:
>> 
>>  http://httpd.apache.org/docs/trunk/new_features_2_4.html
>> 
>> Please see the CHANGES_2.4 file, linked from the download page, for a
>> full list of changes. A condensed list, CHANGES_2.4.18 includes only
>> those changes introduced since the prior 2.4 release.  A summary of all
>> of the security vulnerabilities addressed in this and earlier releases
>> is available:
>> 
>>  http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_24.html
>> 
>> This release requires the Apache Portable Runtime (APR) version 1.5.x
>> and APR-Util version 1.5.x. The APR libraries must be upgraded for all
>> features of httpd to operate correctly.
>> 
>> This release builds on and extends the Apache 2.2 API.  Modules written
>> for Apache 2.2 will need to be recompiled in order to run with Apache
>> 2.4, and require minimal or no source code changes.
>> 
>>  http://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/httpd/httpd/trunk/VERSIONING
>> 
>> When upgrading or installing this version of Apache, please bear in mind
>> that if you intend to use Apache with one of the threaded MPMs (other
>> than the Prefork MPM), you must ensure that any modules you will be
>> using (and the libraries they depend on) are thread-safe.


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