One problem was found at most releases of APR.
When using APR-1.3.5 on PPC, Apache HTTP server couldn't response HEAD message.
After investigation, I found that there is a bug in APR when accepting a new
In function apr_socket_accept of file apr-1.3.5/network_io/sockets.c, if the
new socket finds its father socket is non-blocking, it calls
apr_set_option to change its own non-blocking mode. However, the function
apr_set_option only changes the value in struct apr_socket_t, and the real
non-blocking mode of the socket has not been modified. So I think we'd better
call function apr_socket_opt_set to set the real non-blocking mode of the new
Please see attached for the patched file.