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From Greg Stein <>
Subject Re: New post-log-transaction hook?
Date Wed, 19 Sep 2001 01:10:52 GMT
On Tue, Sep 18, 2001 at 06:52:35AM -0400, Jeff Trawick wrote:
> Greg Stein <> writes:
> > 2) move the ap_lingering_close inside ap_process_connection, then call it
> >    from with ap_process_connection. This *almost* works. All MPMs have a
> >    call to ap_process_connection followed by a call to ap_lingering_close.
> >    The only MPM that does other funny stuff in there is the winnt MPM.
> >    Conceivably, you could pass a flag that says "I'll manage the shutdown,
> >    thankyouvermuch", and winnt would do its close followed by the
> >    post-connection hook.
> It is nice for ap_lingering_close() to be handled in the MPM.  It
> shouldn't be too hard for the MPM to implement its own lingering close
> in a manner that doesn't consume one thread per closing connection
> (e.g., dedicate one thread per MPM to do all the lingering close
> logic).  Of course there could always be another hook :)

Great idea, and yes: switching to a hook would still provide for a complex
lingering close capability.


Greg Stein,

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