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From "Paul Querna" <>
Subject Re: Maintaining an open connection
Date Tue, 23 Sep 2003 01:42:40 GMT
mod_authn_dbi keeps connections across requests:

It uses apr_relist(part of apr-util) to keep its DBI connections alive, but
apr_reslit could easily be used for normal sockets.


On Mon, 22 Sep 2003 21:27:06 -0400, Zuri wrote
> Working on an authentication module that will support a "very" large 
> number of incoming requests, on the order of millions per day. The 
> module performs authentication processing and needs to talk to a 
> server AuthProxy (not on the same machine) that in turn, relays the 
> requests to a number of other systems. One of the performance 
> optimizations we're considering is to establish and maintain a 
> single connection to the AuthProxy and  use throughout the life of 
> the module/process instead of continuously establishing and tearing 
> down TCP connections. Any advices on this? Any references or other 
> modules that we can look at for assistance?
> Thanks.
> zig.@.zuri

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