httpd-docs mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Paul Querna <c...@force-elite.com>
Subject Re: mod_cern_meta, mod_imagemap
Date Wed, 05 Nov 2008 20:02:55 GMT
William A. Rowe, Jr. wrote:
> Any suggestions of how we can set up an 'extra' modules area for
> very simple modules such as cern_meta and imagemap which are so
> old and crusty, it isn't sensible to ever ship them in 2.4 or 3.0
> flavors of httpd?
> 
> Started to think about this, and realized that mod_ftp and similar
> elements of the httpd project are too "heavy" and approach for
> single source files with single doc pages.
> 
> Yes; believe it or not (due to the mod_i[mage]map vulnerability)
> I had uncloaked at least two customers still using this module,
> so people still want it.  That doesn't mean these should remain
> in the collection of recommended modules that come in the httpd
> tarball, however :)

delete them.

if they need them, they can go find them in old svn branches and use apxs.

it should be HARD to use server side image maps now days.

you could say, let it die.

but i prefer, help it die.

-Paul


---------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe, e-mail: docs-unsubscribe@httpd.apache.org
For additional commands, e-mail: docs-help@httpd.apache.org


Mime
View raw message