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From Jim Jagielski <>
Subject Re: [PATCH] DefaultRuntimeDir, ap_runtime_dir_relative()
Date Thu, 08 Mar 2012 12:07:21 GMT
Not sure how this changes things with the current impl... Certainly
collisions are possible using ServerRoot or the modules which use

But yeah, I agree that noting this in the declaration
comments makes sense.

On Mar 7, 2012, at 3:33 PM, Rainer Jung wrote:

> Since a user can now easily move all those non-log read/write files to a central dir
like /var/run/apache etc., do we think we need to keep the files themselves separate between
instances by choosing unique file names (adding parent pid or similar)? Or should we document
that you should *not* use the same directory for multiple instances?
> Although adding a pid to the file names seems simple, it often leads to accumulating
garbage files.
> Regards,
> Rainer

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