Project description.

The Apache HTTP Server Project is an effort to develop and maintain an open-source HTTP server for modern operating systems including UNIX and Windows NT.

The goal of this project is to provide a secure, efficient and extensible server that provides HTTP services in sync with the current HTTP standards

Apache 2.2.0 Changelog
  • mod_negotiation: Minor performance tweak by reusing already calculated strlen. [Ruediger Pluem, Christophe Jaillet ]
  • Remove support for 'On' and 'Off' for AuthBasicProvider and AuthDigestProvider. [Joshua Slive, Justin Erenkrantz]
  • Add in new UseCanonicalPhysicalPort directive, which controls whether or not Apache will ever use the actual physical port when constructing the canonical port number. [Jim Jagielski]
  • mod_dav: Fix a null pointer dereference in an error code path during the handling of MKCOL. [Ruediger Pluem, Ghassan Misherghi ]
  • mod_proxy_balancer: When finding best worker, use case insensitive match for scheme and host, but case sensitive for the rest of the path. [Jim Jagielski, Ruediger Pluem]
  • Require use of APR >= 1.2.0 and APR-util >= 1.2.0 when configured to use external copies of the libraries. [Joe Orton]
  • Fix DESTDIR=... installation when using bundled copy of APR. [Torsten Foertsch ]
  • mod_dav: Fix handling of unknown state tokens in If: headers. PR: 37288. [Joe Orton]
  • Strip out Experimental MPMs that have gone nowhere since 2.0 (perchild, threadpool, leader). [Nick Kew]