Re: lenny rant
>From the Apache web site:
Apache 1.3.41 Released 2008-01-19
The Apache Group is pleased to announce the legacy release of the
1.3.41 version of the Apache HTTP Server.
This version of Apache is principally a security release.
For further details, see the announcement.
So it does look to be actively maintained. But I think Apache2 is now
the recommended version, and Apache1 is only kept around for people
that refuse to upgrade :P
I think Apache2 is stable enough to be production-ready at this point,
at least the 2.0 stream. The active development is happening on Apache
If the community finds Apache1 useful, then perhaps we should continue
to package it. I however cannot volunteer to do so, since I really
wouldn't know where to start :-)
Hope this helps,
On Thu, Apr 9, 2009 at 10:48 AM, Raquel <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Thu, 9 Apr 2009 13:29:09 +0100
> Michael Moritz <email@example.com> wrote:
>> arrh I just had a look through the packages in lenny and realised
>> somehow apache 1 is not there. What the heck are these people
>> thinking? Is it really such a pain to maintain apache 1? Looking at
>> this web subsection (http://packages.debian.org/stable/web/) I see
>> all sorts of obscure packages that probably have about 2 users
>> each. Is there any way to lobby to bring back apache 1 (and
>> actually I also miss apache-ssl) or should I just shut up and start
>> planning on upgrading to bloody apache 2?
> Begin upgrading to Apache2. I'm not even sure that Apache 1.3 is
> being maintained upstream.
> I've done more harm by the falseness of trying to please than by the
> honesty of trying to hurt.
> --Jessamyn West
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