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From Joe Schaefer <joe_schae...@yahoo.com>
Subject Re: Inspiration for mod_lua
Date Fri, 31 Dec 2010 00:52:07 GMT
----- Original Message ----

> From: William A. Rowe Jr. <wrowe@rowe-clan.net>
> To: dev@httpd.apache.org
> Sent: Thu, December 30, 2010 7:45:54 PM
> Subject: Re: Inspiration for mod_lua
> 
> On 12/30/2010 6:08 PM, Graham Dumpleton wrote:
> > 
> > The problem with  mod_python was that it was poorly implemented. If you
> > were start from  scratch and do it over, it would be possible to make
> > it much more light  weight. The mod_wsgi module has shown this can be
> > the case.
> 
> The  best solution of perl/python/JavaVM/.NET is and will always be out of
> memory  workers scaled for the anticipated amount of app traffic in some
> functionally  useful scope (e.g. 8 fast dispatching workers on 4-way SMP).
> The machine  doesn't bog, the responses appear more 'zippy', etc.  Large
> response  bodies dodge that worker pool.
> 
> In other words, mod_fcgid.   :)

Blech.  The upside to mod_perl is that you get the rest of the server for
free.  mod_fcgid (or even mod_wsgi) is the same old crappy impoverished
CGI interface.


      

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