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From Jim Jagielski <>
Subject Re: svn commit: r708462 - in /httpd/httpd/trunk/server/mpm: ./ simple/
Date Mon, 03 Nov 2008 17:23:23 GMT

On Nov 2, 2008, at 1:04 PM, Justin Erenkrantz wrote:

> On Thu, Oct 30, 2008 at 6:06 AM, Jim Jagielski <>  
> wrote:
>> I tend to agree... as long as the architectural design doesn't
>> prevent people from creating (or keeping) MPMs, then this is all
>> good. Believe it or not, as people on the front-lines of handling
>> Apache setup and support for organizations can attest to, MPMs are a
>> valued feature.
> I disagree.  It's incredibly confusing to have compile-time
> definitions and inability to adjust them at run-time.
> I'd prefer that we remove all MPMs and teach whatever remains to be
> able to emulate prefork (multiple-process/single-thread) or worker
> (multiple-process/multiple-thread) at run-time.

You miss my point. If we just have one MPM, and make it
such that other MPMs are at a significant advantage, then
why even have MPMs? Hardcode in simple and be done.

In any case, we can pretty much do that with Worker now,
as well as Simple...

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