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From Ben Hyde <>
Subject Re: cvs commit: apache-2.0/src/modules/mpm/winnt winnt.c
Date Fri, 08 Oct 1999 01:35:22 GMT
Dean Gaudet <> writes:

> hmm... i haven't looked closely... but the reason malloc() was used was
> because this info (the open fds) has to survive a configuration reload.  
> i don't see how you achieve that...

Yes, the point of listen's convolution is to to drop the listener
Q's over restarts.  They are now allocated in process->pool (aka 
main's pglobal local) which never cleared until the entire process 
is destroyed.  Really no different than using malloc, but I'm
allergic to malloc. - ben

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