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From Wendell Hatcher <wendellhatcher1...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Which programming language should be used for newly developed modules?
Date Thu, 20 Aug 2020 23:00:05 GMT
Golang!! 😊😊😊

Wendell

> On Aug 20, 2020, at 6:58 PM, Nick Kew <niq@apache.org> wrote:
> 
> ο»ΏOn Thu, 20 Aug 2020 21:59:50 +0200
> Simon Studer <simon.studer@netnea.com> wrote:
> 
>> Hi everyone,
>> 
>> Recently, I was wondering which programming language should be used
>> for new Apache httpd modules.
> 
> Whatever suits the module's developer and task.
> 
> The C API has a stability promise: if you use it, your
> module will continue to work with (at least) future 2.4.x
> releases.  That give you C or any language with C linkage.
> If you deviate from the API, you're on your own.
> 
> Alternatives that (broadly speaking) wrap the C API are also
> possible: see for example mod_perl and mod_lua.
> 
> -- 
> Nick Kew

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