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From René Fournier>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Updating mod_ssl -- need to recompile Apache et al?
Date Sun, 01 May 2011 16:51:07 GMT
Yeah I think you're right, messing with Apple's Apache isn't a good idea. The mod_ssl in Apple's
config appears to be signed.

On 2011-05-01, at 10:46 AM, Yehuda Katz wrote:

> On Sun, May 1, 2011 at 10:53 AM, René Fournier <> wrote:
> I need to update Apache's SSL to the latest version (1.0.0d). Is it necessary to recompile
all of Apache, or can I simply rebuild mod_ssl? (Reason is that I'm using OS X Server 10.6.7
and want to continue to enjoy the benefits of Apple's magical Server Admin and other web-related
services, such as WIKI.)
> I can't get on a Snow Leopard server or I would check it myself, but I would advise you
not to do it.
> I don't think that "Server Admin" has anything to do with how Apache is compiled, but
keep this in mind:
> "custom modules can get overwritten every time an OS update gets installed."
> This is dated, but it has basically the same answer:
> - Yehuda

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