Who needs Apache 2.0? (was Re: [LUNI] Does Apache 2.0 need perl mod?)
brian at planetshwoop.com
Mon Apr 24 16:52:18 CDT 2006
Ramin K wrote:
> Brian Sobolak wrote:
>> Joel Hacker wrote:
>>> Dumb question here, but I have an apache 2.2
>>> webserver and am trying to get perl cgi scripts
>>> to run.
>> An even dumber question--who needs Apache 2.0? I don't mean this
>> sarcastically--when does it make sense to upgrade to 2.x series of
>> Different featureset, improved administration or security. Is there
>> something that highlights the differences between the two?
> First the original question, you need mod_perl2 not mod_perl1 assuming
> you decide that you need mod_perl at all. mod_perl2 has been a bit flaky
> in the past, but I think most of those issues have been worked out. That
> sort of leads into the next question.
> As to the Apache 2.0 upgrade it really started making sense about a
> year ago for the average user. Here are a couple of the main reasons in
> my mind.
Well put, thank you. Looks like it's time to upgrade.
The Subversion WebDAV capabilities (which recommend Apache 2.0) were what
I was specifically interested in, but I had a lot of stable apps on built
on 1.3. Since I'm rebuilding the box anyway, I'll just start fresh with
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