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From Jeff Trawick <>
Subject Re: Virtual Hosts & FCGI paths, was Re: [VOTE] release httpd mod_fcgid-2.3.1?
Date Mon, 21 Sep 2009 11:41:06 GMT
On Mon, Sep 21, 2009 at 4:01 AM, Rainer Jung <>wrote:

> On 21.09.2009 09:11, Paul Querna wrote:
> > While, this is obviously a terrible thing for a general purpose
> > module, I would like to propose that we add a 'FCGIIgnoreVirtualHost'
> > configuration option, which would set the vhost field to a constant
> > value, so FCGI processes would be shared between virtual hosts.
> +1, I assume you meant this directive to be used per virtual host, not
> as a global setting?
> Or maybe even a 'FCGIGroup xyz' that lets you choose the string used
> instead of the virtual host name (if set). So you can combine according
> to your needs? On the positive side that would be more flexible, on the
> negative side you would always need to add an argument to the directive
> (or find a better directive name, that makes it more obvious, that with
> a missing argument it defines a default group).

I like this in general.  Having to supply an argument doesn't sound negative
to me.

It is probably inevitable, but the term "Group" here is potentially confused
with the existing term "Class" (as used in DefaultMinClassProcessCount and

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