Subject: RE: CVS commit: src/libexec/httpd
To: Mindaugas R. <>
From: De Zeurkous <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 10/16/2007 18:54:24

On Tue, October 16, 2007 18:35, Mindaugas R. wrote:
>> Log Message:
>> Import of bozohttpd for its originally intended purpose: a small (~30k)
>> simple run-from-inetd httpd suitable for small systems (and some large
>> ones).
> Why it was not discussed on <tech-userlevel> and/or other mailing lists?

Probably 'cause it's obvious?

> Why
> pkgsrc is not enough?

We include a load of d's in the base system, why not a httpd? It _is_ a
common network service...

> I do not think it is a good way to import such applications into the base
> source tree, at least while there is no appropriate support for syspkgs.

It's not a random 'such application' -- it was /designed/ for this
purpose, for NetBSD.


De Zeurkous

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