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From Jim Jagielski <>
Subject Re: JSON for mod_status
Date Wed, 30 Nov 2016 19:22:17 GMT
Any online examples of it running? It's been a SUPER long
time since I looked at it. And I can't recall what the bean
framework is or does...

> On Nov 30, 2016, at 1:50 PM, William A Rowe Jr <> wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 30, 2016 at 11:54 AM, Jim Jagielski <> wrote:
> I'm thinking about adding JSON support to mod_status...
> the "plain" version output really stinks and lacks parity
> w/ the info we provide via HTML, and it would be nice
> to produce a really easily parseable format.
> Thoughts...?
> It's right here...
> I'd brought this to the PMC's attention to see if there were sufficient
> maintainers and interested parties. In short, the original author was
> our own Bannert.
> In short, Pivotal is offering this to the HTTPD project under AL 2.0
> (as it's already licensed).
> Right now, jfclere and I are the only two really looking at the code,
> although it has many commercial adopters (the preferred httpd
> introspection agent of the Hyperic monitoring software).
> What bannert coded was more than converting status -> json.
> He build a bean framework that is extensible to any other httpd
> module. It seems like that bean framework might even be a
> candidate to move into the httpd core with
> As far as extentions, his most useful was the mod_bmx_vhost
> plug in. Taking it to the next step, that module should be able
> to shoot out a nice presentation table for mod_status users,
> while folks inspecting the bmx json bean interface already get
> these vhost-specific breakdowns.

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