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From Jeff Trawick <traw...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: mod_fcgid does not appear to bound max processes
Date Sat, 23 Oct 2010 12:29:50 GMT
On Sat, Oct 23, 2010 at 7:14 AM, Edward Z. Yang <ezyang@mit.edu> wrote:
> Hello all,
>
> We recently switched from Fedora 11 to Fedora 13, and were quite
> puzzled by the fact that our servers, despite running on all the
> same hardware, were being extremely hosed.  We tracked down the
> problem to continually spawning FastCGI processes: one virtualhost had
> 200 of dispatch.fcgi running, by our count!  No unusual messages
> were found in the error log.

Do you have some sort of mass vhost configuration, or is ServerName not set?

Have a look at http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=939472

I suggest trying mod_fcgid trunk anyway, as that commit changes the
implementation of the one you identified.

>
> We did a little snooping and found that downgrading from 2.3.5 to 2.2
> fixed the problem.  We think that the bug might have been caused
> by this commit:
>
>    http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=753578
>
> A similar bug was reported here, but it's been marked FIXED
> and we don't think it addresses our issue.
>
>    https://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=48981
>
> Please let us know if we should submit another bug report,
> or provide more debugging info.
>
> Name        : mod_fcgid
> Arch        : x86_64
> Version     : 2.2
> Release     : 13.fc12
> Size        : 130 k
> Repo        : installed
> Summary     : Apache2 module for high-performance server-side
>            : scripting
> URL         : http://fastcgi.coremail.cn/
> License     : GPL+
> Description : mod_fcgid is a binary-compatible alternative to
>            : the Apache module mod_fastcgi. mod_fcgid has a
>            : new process management strategy, which
>            : concentrates on reducing the number of fastcgi
>            : servers, and kicking out corrupt fastcgi servers
>            : as soon as possible.
>
> Available Packages
> Name        : mod_fcgid
> Arch        : x86_64
> Version     : 2.3.5
> Release     : 1.fc13
> Size        : 68 k
> Repo        : fedora
> Summary     : FastCGI interface module for Apache 2
> URL         : http://httpd.apache.org/mod_fcgid/
> License     : ASL 2.0
> Description : mod_fcgid is a binary-compatible alternative to
>            : the Apache module mod_fastcgi. mod_fcgid has a
>            : new process management strategy, which
>            : concentrates on reducing the number of fastcgi
>            : servers, and kicking out corrupt fastcgi servers
>            : as soon as possible.
>
> Cheers,
> Edward
>



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