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From "Christopher H. Laco" <cl...@chrislaco.com>
Subject Re: CGI.pm dependency in Apache2::Status
Date Fri, 11 Mar 2005 22:15:36 GMT
Geoffrey Young wrote:
>>While I'm sure my opinion is extremely low on the totem, I'd much prefer:
>>
>>    $ENV{MOD_PERL} and $ENV{MOD_PERL_VERSION}
> 
> 
> yeah, I was going to suggest something along these lines.  perhaps
> MOD_PERL_API_VERSION which we can use to affect abi compat or something.  I
> just didn't know if the overhead of another mandatory insertion into %ENV
> was worth it, but we may be leaving ourselves with no recourse here.

That's what led me to the other option of actually setting 
$ENV{MOD_PERL} to the verion instead of just true; the two birds with 
one stone thing.

-=Chris

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