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From Justin Erenkrantz <jerenkra...@ebuilt.com>
Subject Re: problem with mod_webapp
Date Mon, 02 Jul 2001 16:00:59 GMT
On Mon, Jul 02, 2001 at 10:29:39AM +0200, GOMEZ Henri wrote:
> APR will be the future, but it still in changing state.
> Do you want to works on a moving API ? 
> We need a release and binary builds for majors OS....

When I have commit access to APR, yeah, I do.  =)  (That change to the 
util_date.h is because of me - actually, I think that you should just
assume that they have the latest build of Apache 2.0 if they are using
Apache 2.0 - it is still "beta" and I use that term loosely...)

Realistically though, APR is fairly stable API-wise.  There *are* 
going to be some minor changes and tweaks along the way.  But, they 
should all be for the better (like the util_date migration).

> My opinion, and I like to see others J-T-C users/developpers is
> that we could use APR in mo_jk when it will more stable and
> allready installed in web-server. So APR/MOD_JK will be fine
> when will start the move from Apache 1.3 to Apache 2.0.
> 
> At that time we'll have a release of THAT APR and have
> it on others platforms supported by mod_jk, IIS, iPlanet, 
> Netware, Windows......

And, I guess, my point is that we should start that transition now.
Start to write a mod_jk that is built around APR.  By the time 
that is done, Apache 2.0 may even be release candidate.  Or not.  
-- justin


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