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From Ben Laurie <...@algroup.co.uk>
Subject Re: APR pipes can't be timed out?
Date Wed, 03 Nov 1999 19:22:28 GMT
Manoj Kasichainula wrote:
> 
> Bill and I were looking at APR pipes, which are implemented as
> ap_file_t. It appears that ap_file_t doesn't have support for
> timeouts, so we can't timeout CGIs right now.
> 
> I guess the proper solution would be to either add timeouts to
> ap_file_t or create ap_pipe_t. I'm hoping someone who is doing APR
> work will pick this up and implement it. Pleeeeeease?

It'll have to be ap_pipe_t. It isn't reasonable to expect general files
to be timeoutable.

Cheers,

Ben.

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