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From Brian Mearns <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Reload configuration file without restart in windows
Date Mon, 23 Mar 2009 11:03:02 GMT
On Mon, Mar 23, 2009 at 1:37 AM, ken <> wrote:
> hi,
> I'm using Apache 2.2 in Windows2003 Server.
> After i change the configuration file. it  takes a very long time during
> Apache restart .
> Is there any way to reload  configuration file without restart Apache?
> Any help will be appreciate.

You can try "graceful" instead of "restart" as the argument to
apachectl, but I don't know that that will be any faster. My guess is
parsing the config file is what's taking so long.


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