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From "Dragos Nitu" <dragos.n...@idilis.net>
Subject Re: Mirror Created
Date Sat, 31 Aug 2002 19:11:38 GMT
The operating system is a RedHat. RedHat provides patched updates of the 
apache web server. There is no reason to complicate things - installing a new 
version of apache in RedHat is not as easy as it seems.


> Andrew Kenna wrote:
> 
> > Before I add your web site to the mirrors list, please update the apache 
daemon so its running 1.3.26
> 
> My personal opinion is that we should not be requiring our mirrors 
> to run any particular version (or any particular web server, for 
> that matter).  Yes, there are security problems in some versions,
>  and we should recommend the use of recent versions, but it is not 
> our job to manage other people's servers.  For all we know, this 
> person could have patched his server to fix the security bug.
> 
> Joshua.

Dragos Nitu


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