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From Greg Ames <grega...@remulak.net>
Subject Re: cvs commit: httpd-2.0/server/mpm/worker worker.c
Date Wed, 20 Mar 2002 15:30:11 GMT
Greg Ames wrote:
> 
> trawick@apache.org wrote:
> 
> >   +/* XXX unfortunate issue:
> >   + *     with apachectl restart (not graceful), previous generation dies
> >   + *     abruptly with no chance to clean up scoreboard entries; when new
> >   + *     generation is started, processes can loop forever in start_threads()
> >   + *     waiting for scoreboard entries for threads of prior generation to
> >   + *     get cleaned up...
> 
> yikes!
> 
> Did that break when the scoreboard moved to the process pool?  Looks like
> ap_cleanup_scoreboard won't run any more.

ooops, sorry.  I see that your comment preceded the process pool change.  Maybe
it was the shmem change that broke it?  

In any case, we need to design a reliable way to fix the problem you described.

Greg

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