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 2.2.2 Changelog
  • mod_deflate: work correctly in an internal redirect [Brian J. France ]
  • mod_proxy_balancer: Initialize members of a balancer correctly. PR 38227. [James A. Robinson ]
  • mod_proxy: Do not release connections from connection pool twice. PR 38793. [Ruediger Pluem, matthias ]
  • core: Prevent reading uninitialized memory while reading a line of protocol input. PR 39282. [Davi Arnaut ]
  • mod_dbd: Update defaults, improve error reporting. [Chris Darroch , Nick Kew]
  • mod_dbd: Create own pool and mutex to avoid problem use of process pool in request processing. [Chris Darroch ]
  • HTML-escape the Expect error message. Not classed as security as an attacker has no way to influence the Expect header a victim will send to a target site. Reported by Thiago Zaninotti . [Mark Cox]
  • htdbm: Fix crash processing -d option in 64-bit mode on HP-UX. [Jeff Trawick]
  • htdbm: Warn the user when adding a plaintext password on a platform where it wouldn't work with the server (i.e., anywhere that has crypt()). [Jeff Trawick]
  • mod_proxy: don't reuse a connection that may be to the wrong backend PR 39253 [Ruediger Pluem]
  • Default handler: Don't return output filter apr_status_t values. PR 31759. [Jeff Trawick, Ruediger Pluem, Joe Orton]