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From Stas Bekman <s...@stason.org>
Subject Re: Use threaded MPM by default was Re: cvs commit: httpd-2.0 STATUS
Date Sat, 13 Nov 2004 15:40:02 GMT
Joe Orton wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 06, 2004 at 12:48:50AM -0800, Justin Erenkrantz wrote:
> 
>>--On Saturday, November 6, 2004 8:28 AM +0000 pquerna@apache.org wrote:
>>
>>
>>> @@ -125,6 +125,8 @@
>>>        +0:   BrianP, Aaron (mutex contention is looking better with the
>>>              latest code, let's continue tuning and testing), rederpj, 
>>>              jim
>>>        -0:   Lars
>>> +
>>> +      pquerna: Do we want to change this for 2.2?
>>
>>Seems reasonable to do so.  2.0 was our first threaded release - making a 
>>threaded MPM by default (if available) for 2.2 seems fine by me.  -- justin
> 
> 
> I don't really agree with this.  Many third-party modules still aren't
> thread-safe (and probably quite a few shipped in httpd too e.g. 
> mod_example!).  Making worker the default won't solve that, it'll just
> create a stream of "I upgraded to 2.2 and now everything segfaults" bug
> reports and people will stick with 1.3/2.0. 
> 
> 2.2 can be a compelling upgrade without making worker the default.

I second that.


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