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From George Schlossnagle <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Anyone loaded php as a DSO?
Date Tue, 24 Jun 2003 14:42:58 GMT

On Tuesday, June 24, 2003, at 10:20  AM, Charlie Smith wrote:

> Anyone loaded php as a DSO?

Sure, hundreds of thousands of instances around the world have.

> Is this possible?


>  or recommended?

It's fine.  There are some slight performance issues with using SOs 
that you will be hard pressed to notice in any environment.  On the 
upside, it provides you a good bit of flexibility: it allows you to run 
the same httpd binary with different modules in different 
configurations and allows httpd and php to be upgraded independently.


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