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Re: Bug#34579: Removing ncsa from the dist?

Christoph Lameter <christoph@lameter.com> writes:

> Boa does not have the full-fledged cgi-bin scripting ability that ncsa
> has. Scripts might not run under boa that run just fine under ncsa. Ncsa
> is a reference web server in many ways and that is why I packaged it in
> the first place. Please keep it in the distribution.

NCSA is no web server at all. It's an organization. The Debian package
should have been named ncsa-httpd.

What's the advantage of ncsa-httpd over apache?

If we really want a reference web server the cern-httpd should be
packaged. Oh, it's already there ...

Sven Rudolph <sr1@sax.de>		http://www.sax.de/~sr1/

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