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From Jean-frederic Clere <jfcl...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Additing a storage for the shared information of the worker in mod_proxy
Date Thu, 13 Jul 2006 16:27:23 GMT
Brian Akins wrote:

> Jim Jagielski wrote:
>
>> Having some external (or even internal) process update
>> a slot that isn't "its own" is dangerous. And the required
>> locking would be slow.
>
>
> In my own hacked proxy, an external healthchecker and the proxy share 
> a piece of shared memory that is "read-only" by apache and read-write 
> by the external health check.  This is not scoreboard info, just some 
> health info.  The 2 are separate things.
>
Right I just have to make the slot little bigger, that is cheaper that 
having a semaphore for that.

Cheers

Jean-Frederic

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