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Subject Re: apachectl restart broken for prefork
Date Fri, 08 Jun 2001 03:37:13 GMT
On Thu, 7 Jun 2001, Jeff Trawick wrote:

> (maybe this should read "still broken"?)
> Why are we still using signals sent to the children in the
> non-graceful restart case?  That doesn't interrupt select or mutex
> acquire, as described previously.
> ap_mpm_pod_signal() seems to be busted anyway.  We loop writing to the
> pod (why loop?) until it fails due to pipe full, then we bail out
> without waking up the child via connect().
> Working on it...  just wondering if there is a reason why non-graceful
> shouldn't call ap_mpm_pod_signal() too...

Using the pod can't do non-graceful.  The point of non-graceful, is that
it is immediate.  If all of your threads are currently serving requests,
then sending data to the pod won't do anything until at least one request
is done.


Ryan Bloom               
406 29th St.
San Francisco, CA 94131

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