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Re: Windows build still requires apr-util?

From: Mark Phippard <markphip_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 13 Mar 2013 14:05:24 -0400

On Wed, Mar 13, 2013 at 1:51 PM, <kmradke_at_rockwellcollins.com> wrote:

> > > Nor should you even try to, IMO. There comes a time when it ceases to
> > > make any sense to support an old compiler that's been EOL-d a while
> ago,
> > > especially since free versions of newer compilers are available.
> > >
> > > I would support removing the .dsp generator completely.
> >
> > +1, it's old and broke and better to not exist. If it's there someone
> > is likely to try to use it.
> Doesn't Apache officially only support vc6 builds for httpd on Windows?
> I know some unofficial builds (and I use an x64 version compiled with
> vs2008)
> are available, but removing vc6 support would be premature if Apache isn't
> widely available when built with newer compilers...
> Kevin R.

The HTTP server project stopped providing Windows binaries or even a
Windows-specific source zip file a few releases ago. The documentation for
building mentions VC 6.0, but it also mentions later versions and I believe
the build process supports other versions.

We build it using VS 2010. Apache Lounge binaries are all done with newer
versions as well.

Mark Phippard
Received on 2013-03-13 19:05:55 CET

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