[php-maint] roadmap for etch

Adam Conrad adconrad at 0c3.net
Tue Sep 19 07:37:51 UTC 2006

sean finney wrote:
> - conf.d
>   adam says he has some uncommitted code on this.  any reason i
>   shouldn't just add the ./configure option in the meantime?

I'm going to be in the tropics (no, not a vacation, I wish...) this
weekend tending to some family affairs, but I plan to get this stuff in
right after I'm done doing some apache2.2 stuff I promised Steve.

> - coinstallability
>   when i was helping push forward the php policy draft a year or so ago,
>   the issue of coinstallability came up.  any reason we can't do this?

Co-installability of mod_php4 and mod_php5, you mean?  That's pretty
much a no-go, due to symbol clashes you'll get in the loaded apache
instance.  Okay, fine, you could install both and not USE one, but
somehow I don't think that's what users really want when they say they
want to install both. :)

You pretty much have to go with one as a module and one as CGI, or both
as CGI (both of those configurations are already supported by the

... Adam

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