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From Greg Ames <>
Subject Re: graceful restart Re: Currently known issues with 2.0.23
Date Wed, 08 Aug 2001 20:29:22 GMT
Brian Pane wrote:

> Yep.  And I think the 'server not getting many hits' case should be expected
> even on high-traffic sites.  A cautious operations team might reasonably do
> something like this when making config changes:
>   - Configure the load balancer to stop sending new connections to one
> of n web servers
>   - Install a new httpd.conf on that server
>   - Graceful restart of apache (to give any open connections a chance to
> complete)
>   - Verify that the server handles requests as expected
>   - Configure the load balancer to start sending traffic to that server
> again

Not a problem, sir.  AFAIK, threaded will handle this scenario just


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