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From Eric Covener <>
Subject Re: Proposed, 2 week termination of mod_authnz_ldap component
Date Fri, 05 Aug 2016 13:00:43 GMT
On Thu, Aug 4, 2016 at 9:26 PM, William A Rowe Jr <> wrote:
> It seems time to evict the component from httpd core, given
> that it is neither supportable or maintainable. The ABI contract
> offered by APR, of no external header dependencies, no binary
> dependencies, and all the rest were never observed by the
> porters or authors.
> Made well aware of this, they chose a flamewar over actually
> solving the deficiencies, and in the subsequent years, repaired
> none of the defects. Offered an entirely workable httpd-specific
> solution to resolve the issues, maintainer vetoed it.
> It seems overdue to drop this component from core on trunk,
> until it actually functions again.

-1. They're already optional, seems punitive.

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