Oh, I don't know that Infra has any specific request on the restart/update
mechanism. I'd just say: build it how you think best. What would work for
Everybody should work just fine for us.
On Mon, Aug 14, 2017 at 2:09 AM, Stefan Eissing <
> Thanks for the feedback and the crosspost. I think it would be great to
> offer peeps
> that already link serf into their server to avoid an additional dependency.
> Regarding Apache infrastructure use:
> Would you prefer that the server gracefully restarts itself (when needed,
> at a time
> interval configured?) or is this something where you prefer outside
> control anyway and
> maybe a callable script that notifies/mails an admin?
> > Am 14.08.2017 um 07:43 schrieb Greg Stein <gst...@gmail.com>:
> > [cc: serf]
> > On Fri, Aug 11, 2017 at 3:41 AM, Stefan Eissing <
> stefan.eiss...@greenbytes.de> wrote:
> > >...
> > If you're looking at this anyway, how hard would it be for someone
> knowledgeable to make a md_serf.c as alternative to md_curl.c? ^^
> > Should be pretty easy, I think. Looking at serf_get.c will give somebody
> an easy path to build the alternative:
> > http://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/serf/trunk/test/serf_get.c
> > There is a lot of stuff in there that isn't applicable, so the core
> should be quite small/easy. And it uses APR pools (and whatnot), so the
> impedance should be very low.
> > While I'm busy over in Infra-land, there are other Serf people here and
> happy to help. I'll certainly throw in on some reviews, if/when I see the
> > And from ASF/Infra side: we'd love to see this code hit a release soon.
> We've been very hesitant to use LE in our deployments because the httpd and
> puppet config/scripts are quite rough. It doesn't "Just Work". This would
> go a long ways towards solving numerous certificate-related issues for us.
> > Thanks,
> > -g