Support for Apache 1

Mihai Moldovan ionic at
Mon Jan 5 19:51:26 PST 2015

On 05.01.2015 04:30 PM, Mojca Miklavec wrote:
> Are we still supporting Apache 1?

Not really. I mean, ryan has said often enough[1] that users should
switch to the (more widely) supported apache2 port.

> If yes, we should fix at least:
> - apache
> - mod_perl
> - p5-libapreq
> and maybe others (livecheck doesn't work, versions are outdated,
> Apache 1.3.42 was released in 2010, mod_perl doesn't build at all,
> ...).
> If not, we should delete at least all those port + possibly a few others.

But, but, but! That sounds like work! And people™ are still using those
ports! (Seriously, we should consider if that is REALLY a valid reason
or just go with what mojca said. I'd be for removing the ports, but I'm
not exactly authoritative.)

> I wanted to open a ticket, but I didn't know which action should be taken.

If it was my decision, I'd be all for it.

Down with the cruft!


[1] and probably more
instances I was too lazy to search for.

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