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From Marc Slemko <>
Subject Re: Multi-threaded apache rather than pre-forking
Date Tue, 26 Jan 1999 17:32:54 GMT
On Tue, 26 Jan 1999, Vincent Janelle wrote:

> I was wondering if there is any plans to move apache to a multi-threaded
> model rather than a pre-forking model?  It would help it scale better, and

Yes, however there is more to it than simply making it multithreaded.  

> stop this "go go go grind to a halt and have to reconfigure" effect that
> people get when their sites get advertised on slashdot.

If a machine isn't configured for high traffic, it can't handle high
traffic.  It isn't just the webserver involved.

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