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From Ryan Bloom <>
Subject Re: 2.0.23 tagging this afternoon
Date Tue, 07 Aug 2001 17:12:44 GMT
On Tuesday 07 August 2001 10:09, Justin Erenkrantz wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 07, 2001 at 09:47:54AM -0700, Ryan Bloom wrote:
> > I have a problem with tagging the way the tree is right now.  The
> > threaded MPM is completely bogus, and I don't believe that the group
> > should be encouraging it's use in production servers.  As the code stands
> > right now, the threaded MPM can not be gracefully restarted or shutdown
> > on a lightly-hit server.
> >
> > I see two ways to fix this.  Hold the tag/roll until the worker MPM is
> > finished, hopefully sometime this week, or switch the default MPM to
> > prefork.
> +1 on switching the default MPM to prefork.  It's the sane thing to do.
> You can still use threaded, but you should explicitly ask for it (and
> you should be aware that it sucks unless you are benchmarking).
> Ryan, I can try and help you out with the worker MPM next week - this
> week I'm bogged down by eBuilt stuff.  -- justin

No worries about helping.  When you have time, dig in.  It is actually already
serving pages cleanly, but I know that there are some thinko's in the code, and
shutdown and restart aren't working yet, because I haven't had time to look at them.

Ryan Bloom               
Covalent Technologies

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