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From Aram Mirzadeh <>
Subject Re: patch? (Patch to fix the fatal missing VHost dir)
Date Sun, 02 Jun 1996 03:44:53 GMT
> On Sat, 1 Jun 1996, Randy Terbush wrote:
> > After past comments from Alexei, I made this more generic which probably
> > makes what you describe even more of an issue. I agree with Alexei's 
> > suggestion. I think, as you point out, that building a .conf file from
> > your users subdirs is probably safest from your point of view.
> I agree. For one thing, unless you're running the server from inetd,
> the users are going to need some way to send a SIGHUP to the server
> so it rereads the config file. I ran into this problem a couple months
> ago. While it's not hard to write a setuid program to do this, it's
> less intuitive than it might be. (although Apache's config files
> aren't neccessarily intuitive to begin with)

It should be semi easy to add a keyword to have the server re-read the conf
files every xx hours.

Aram Mirzadeh
MIS Manager				      Apache httpd team member
Qosina Corporation

You're not drunk if you can lie on the floor without holding on.
                -- Dean Martin

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