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From Steve Hay <>
Subject Re: Removing old Windows binaries
Date Sat, 02 Jun 2012 12:01:04 GMT
On 27 May 2012 20:16, Steve Hay <> wrote:
> Since there seems to be no interest out there for Windows binaries
> [1], should we stop advertising the old ones which are currently
> available? After all, even MS compilers are now freely available, and
> it isn't difficult to build mod_perl (or httpd and perl).
> The old (5.8.x) builds on
> are so far out of date
> as to be a bit of an embarrassment now. Simply not providing binaries
> looks better than providing hugely out of date ones.
> The only thing that does need to be retained is the Win32 port of the
> apxs tool, which I recently uploaded a 0.7 version of (with a minor
> warnings fix) at Should we
> get that moved across to
> and remove the old stuff (or at least move it into an 'archive' folder
> of some kind)?

(I meant to be referring to in
the above.) Is anyone with access to that site willing to move the old
5.8 binaries into an archive folder and put the new apxs_win32-0.7 in
place? I would do it myself but I'm not aware of having acces to the
machine so I will have to leave it up to other devs...

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