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From Niko Tyni <>
Subject Re: [PATCH] Apache-Test: Fall back to SYSCONFDIR if PREFIX is not set
Date Mon, 24 Jun 2013 21:16:04 GMT
On Mon, Jun 24, 2013 at 11:52:24PM +0300, Niko Tyni wrote:

> Second, I see this in the Apache-Test changelog:
>   =item 1.06 - November 10, 2003
>   [...]
>   use apxs PREFIX to resolve relative httpd.conf directives
>   ServerRoot is not present [Mike Cramer]
> Why is PREFIX more appropriate than SYSCONFDIR for this purpose?  Does
> Apache actually look in PREFIX before SYSCONFDIR when resolving relative
> file names? (I suppose I can check this if you think it really matters.)

Ah, I was thinking about hunting for relative configuration file names,
but I guess it's more about the log directories and stuff like that?
I can see SYSCONFDIR isn't ideal either for those but I still
think it's better than nothing as a last resort.
Niko Tyni

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