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From Joshua Slive <>
Subject Re: RLimitNPROC behaviour question
Date Thu, 03 Oct 2002 17:28:50 GMT
André Malo wrote:
> * Daniel Lopez wrote:
>>>| Note: If CGI processes are not running under userids other than the
>>>| web server userid, this directive will limit the number of
>>>| processes that the server itself can create. Evidence of this
>>>| situation will be indicated by "cannot fork" messages in the
>>>| error_log. 
>>The directive refers only to the CGI processes, not the server
>>processes (the wording can be confusing)
> ok. In this case I'm going to remove the whole paragraph. Objections
> someone? 

I think it still applies: It says that using that directive may limit 
the total number of cgi processes that can be launched at one time.

But I may still be confused.  In any case, anything you can do to 
clarify those directives would be great.  They are often a source of 


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