Bug 52870 - Want shared-core for kylix
Summary: Want shared-core for kylix
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: apache
Version: 7.1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Nalin Dahyabhai
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Keywords: FutureFeature
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2001-08-30 09:03 UTC by Need Real Name
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:36 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2001-08-30 09:03:38 UTC

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Description Need Real Name 2001-08-30 09:03:35 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.5; Windows NT 5.0)

Description of problem:
It would be nice if --enable-rule=SHARED_CORE were included in the config 
ready for 7.2 users who use kylix, or kylix-generated apache modules that 
will be depoloyed on 7.2 machines (as its too late for 7.1 and 7.0)

--- apache.spec.orig    Fri Aug 17 14:28:36 2001
+++ apache.spec Fri Aug 17 14:13:25 2001
@@ -101,6 +101,7 @@
        --enable-module=all \
        --enable-shared=max \
        --enable-rule=EAPI \
+       --enable-rule=SHARED_CORE \
        --disable-rule=WANTHSREGEX \
        --enable-module=auth_dbm \
        --with-perl=%{__perl} \
@@ -246,6 +247,7 @@
 %dir %{_libdir}/apache


Comment 1 Joe Orton 2002-09-11 20:21:33 UTC
Shared core is no longer supported upstream in Apache 2.0; this change is too
fundamental to make for the 1.3 packages and I don't see a good justification -
why does Kylix require a shared core for Apache modules it creates?

Comment 2 Need Real Name 2002-09-12 07:35:56 UTC
I don't think the change is very fundamental at all, it's one line in the .spec 
file and doesn't affect how apache is stopped or started.

Kylix needs it because the apache modules it generates want to link against 
libhttp (or whatever it is).  Why they did it that way I don't know.

If as you say Apache 2.0 can't do that I guess the Kylix folk will rethink 

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