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From Guilherme Macedo <guilhe...@bluesecure.com.br>
Subject Re: question about mod_lua's status
Date Sun, 20 Sep 2015 21:44:57 GMT
On 09/20/2015 05:10 PM, Daniel Gruno wrote:
> On 09/20/2015 10:00 PM, Guilherme Macedo - BlueSecure wrote:
>> Hi.
>>
>> Does anyone know why mod_lua is still in experimental status and if
>> there is any plan for it to go to extension or base?
>>
>> Thanks in advance.
>>
>> Guilherme Macedo | bluesecure.com.br
>
> The experimental status refers to the fact that the API may change from
> release to release. The module itself is stable and is used in
> production in many places (we use it at Apache ourselves on servers with
> millions of daily requests). It is considered a part of the official
> releases, although some distros have failed to include it properly (I
> believe in part because of some packaging issues).
>
> So, to sum up: the module works, but we may decide to alter it a bit
> from time to time, hence the 'experimental' status sticking to it.
>
> With regards,
> Daniel.
>

Daniel,

Thank you for the complete explanation.
I'm happy to know that the module is stable and handles millions of 
requests.
I was in doubt if it was stable enough to use in a project that I'm 
planning to develop.

Best regards,

Guilherme Macedo | bluesecure.com.br


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