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From Jonas Eckerman <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] apache in big sites
Date Wed, 22 Oct 2003 19:13:16 GMT
On Wed, 22 Oct 2003 13:54:50 -0500, Luis Gallegos wrote:

> scale on a server for example of 12 processors and 3Gb memory.
> Will it use all the processors?

Wether Apache uses all the processors or not is up to the operating 

Apache either uses multiple threads or spawns multiple processes 
(depending on the mpm module used) to handle the connections. How 
those threads/processes are distributed between the processors 
depends on the OS.


Jonas Eckerman,

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