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From Ryan Bloom <...@covalent.net>
Subject Re: move worker to new APR lock API?
Date Tue, 16 Oct 2001 03:16:12 GMT
On Monday 15 October 2001 06:33 pm, Justin Erenkrantz wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 15, 2001 at 06:28:48PM -0700, Aaron Bannert wrote:
> > I'd like to move the worker MPM to APR's new lock API, can I get some
> > +1s?
> >
> > This shouldn't be a problem for platforms that haven't fully implemented
> > the new API, since the worker MPM is a predominately unix MPM, and that
> > platform is the most supported under the new API. Not to mention that
> > worker is the only place in httpd that uses the new condition variable
> > functions.
>
> +1 in concept.
>
> FWIW, is there any reason why (in concept at least) that other platforms
> couldn't use worker?  Is there any part of worker that doesn't rely on
> APR?  -- justin

Worker forks processes.  Until I get fork() ported to Windows, using worker
on Windows is a non-starter.

Ryan

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