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From Paul Querna <>
Subject Re: Event MPM Status
Date Mon, 04 May 2009 18:37:51 GMT
On Mon, May 4, 2009 at 10:45 AM, IT_Architect
<> wrote:
> Takashi Sato-5 wrote:
>> Event MPM has been Experimental for a long time.
>> Is there any plan to mark as Productional MPM?
>> Or any plan to drop it like Leader, Threadpool or Perchild?
> There are a lot of people waiting for it.  The issue currently is not
> stability, it's compatibility.  It does not work with mod_ssl nor
> mod_rewrite, and many other critical modules.  These are show stoppers to
> any wide-spread deployment.  nginx and others working in conjunction with
> Apache have attempted to fill this role, but they have the same
> show-stoppers as Event MPM, and when you implement their work-arounds, you
> end up worse off than using straight pre-fork.  Other options use fast cgi,
> which is dog slow compared to CLI.  A compatible Event MPM is sorely needed.

it does work with mod_ssl now.

AFAIK it does work with mod_rewrite too, unless there is some issue I
don't know about.

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