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From Jan Lehnardt <>
Subject Re: update ibrowse to 4.4.1?
Date Wed, 19 Sep 2018 12:17:17 GMT
Hi Dave,

very in favour of getting this going. Just a heads up that
was what kept us from doing this before.


> On 19. Sep 2018, at 13:37, Dave Cottlehuber <> wrote:
> I need working IPv6 support (for replication) in ibrowse, which is only in 4.4.1. It's
a trivial backport[0] for a single patch, but we have a rather bespoke v4.0.1 copy from 2012,
not a clone, it's via svn  and it's not friendly to rebasing [1]. 
> I'm ok to have a crack at this next week, with the end goal of being able to rebase future
ibrowse releases directly in git, possibly with a minimal conversion makefile target.
> Any objections to updating it? Has anybody already had a go?
> Here's the current non-trivial diff:
> Even if you ignore the docs and other build files Bob removed during 4af2d40,  a number
of the genserver states and callbacks have evolved, and the build system is now
I have no idea if our  rebar2 will handle that.
> If this means we need to tackle bringing our build system up to rebar3 or or
whatever then I'm happy to plug away on that first.
> [0]:
> [1]: I pushed our copy to my skunkwerks/asf branch and github is very annoyed:
and rebase dies in a quiet fire.
> A+
> Dave
> —
>  Dave Cottlehuber
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