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From David Burry <>
Subject Re: Reload CRL without re-starting Apache
Date Tue, 25 May 2004 22:34:27 GMT
Perhaps we could use a new module that allows efficient on-the-fly 
config parameter changes without restarting any processes?  Kind of like 
a config server that you connect to and issue commands that add and 
remove apache directives, at least most of them if not all of them. 
There have been a few times when I wished for this feature, but so far 
haven't taken the time to *write* a module to do this.  I know apachectl 
graceful works, but it's quite a load to do too often.  Also there is 
the benefit that you always have a consistent view of what the 
configuration is when you use graceful, whereas it could be easy to 
become confused with on-the-fly changes, so apache administrators beware 
with such a module!


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