Preventing dup backend names with dynamic backends in VMODs

Dridi Boukelmoune dridi at
Thu Nov 12 18:44:56 CET 2015

On Wed, Nov 4, 2015 at 11:15 AM, Poul-Henning Kamp <phk at> wrote:
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> In message <CABaBnj5Bs+6bLDej6=MhoXQx4Eafwvz5qgB9EsOOEHk+4JhGqw at>, Kacper Wyso
> cki writes:
>>Oh. I hadn't seen I guess the type conversion is a
>>little counter to my intuition too.
> I'm not very happy about "", it is *very* magic and not
> general to any other backend anywhere else in VCL.
> The real fix would be to allow standardized (ie: builtin) methods on the
> VCL_* types themselves, so that one could do things like
>         $backend.ip()
>         $
> etc.
> Implementing it will take some VCC hacking

If needed I can take this one once I get enough bandwidth and more
precise requirements, I'm getting used to dealing with VCC and
backends :)


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