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From Jim Jagielski <>
Subject Re: APR pools, mutexes and thread safe allocations
Date Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:56:12 GMT

> On Feb 20, 2017, at 10:26 AM, Branko ─îibej <> wrote:
> APR pools were designed with the assumption that separate threads will
> always use separate pools whenever concurrent allocations are possible.
> This assumption happens to fit pretty well with the
> server/worker/thread-pool architecture that APR was designed to be used
> in, and is not an inordinate burden for other architectures.

For those interested in the real history of pools, and, in fact,
that actual design of so much of httpd, I refer people to:

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