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From Christian Folini <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Worker process blocked when waiting for HTTPKeepAlive ??
Date Mon, 26 Nov 2007 09:02:51 GMT
On Mon, Nov 26, 2007 at 09:58:22AM +0100, Gottschalch Christian wrote:
> Hi List,
> short question, in apache mpm prefork, who is handling the connection ? 
> if i understand it right, then the apache root process dispatches a 
> connection to an worker process, this process is processing the request 
> for the client, after request processing, dose the apache worker process 
> waits for further requests till Timeout is reached or the connection was 
> closed by the client ? After connection close the worker process is free 
> to handle  further connections & requests ?

You understand it correctly. Your assumptions are all correct.


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