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From Stas Bekman <>
Subject Re: [mp2 Patch] Resubmitting OpenBSD related patches
Date Tue, 10 Jun 2003 06:17:54 GMT
Philippe M. Chiasson wrote:
> On Mon, 2003-06-09 at 16:25, Stas Bekman wrote:
>>Philippe M. Chiasson wrote:
>>>Dunno where they all went in the past, but as Stas reminded me, I am
>>>still holding off on 2 OpenBSD-related patches to make sure Apache-Test
>>>generates httpd.conf that will bind on IPv4 addresses. This is important
>>>on a platform like OpenBSD where IPv6 is prefered by default and IPv4
>>>mapped addresses are disabled by default.
>>any chance we can figure out that ipv6 like-ness is needed dynamically, so to 
>>keep things simple for most other users? Also please test that it doesn't 
>>break things with apache-1.3 (the simplest good test is to run the 
>>httpd-test/perl-framework with apache-1.3).
> Hrm, I have looked into it, and the problem is not to figure out if the
> system is IPv6 or IPv4 by default, but we also need to check if there is
> support for IPv4 mapped addresses.
> At this point, I wasn't able to find a way to figure it out dynamically.
> It sure would be nicer if we could just "figure it out"

But will your change deterministically work with both?

>>>Also addresses the problematic and annoying warning about DL_GLOBAL in
>>+1 for this one, don't forget to update Changes (and I haven't checked for tabs ;)
> Cool, it's in.


>>in the future if you can submit patches to different features separately, that 
>>would be nice.
> Yes, I apologize for that slipup

No prob ;)


Stas Bekman            JAm_pH ------> Just Another mod_perl Hacker     mod_perl Guide --->

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