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From "William A. Rowe Jr." <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Clean shutdown on Windows
Date Mon, 25 Oct 2010 09:53:06 GMT
On 10/25/2010 4:21 AM, Gabriel Petrovay wrote:
> Hi,
> I am using:
> Server version: Apache/2.2.16 (Win32)
> Server built:   Jul 30 2010 16:15:37
> and also:
> mod_fcgid (2.4.6)
> I start Apache form console:
> httpd.exe -f my_httpd_conf_file.conf
> fcgid starts as expectedly my_fcgi.exe (written in C++) which performs
> the logic of my requests. The problem is that at shutdown, some more
> steps have to be performed by and my_fcgi.exe. When I press Ctrl-C in
> the cmd where Apache was started, Apache gets it and simply kills my
> my_fcgi.exe that was started. my_fcgi.exe also catches CTRL-C but at a
> random time during it's shutdown logic, it's killed by Apache.
> Is there a way to shutdown Apache properly in order to have a clean
> shutdown or an un-initialize of the underlying processes?
> Or, is there un-initialize handlers that modules like mod_fcgid have
> such that I can peoperly showdown my-fcgi.exe?
> Apache has to wait somehow until the Apache modules (mod_fcgi in this
> case) are un-initialized. Probably I don't implement something in the
> un-initialize process. Any hint are very appreciated.

Interesting question; the users list is unlikely to be the right place to
raise it.  I'd take your question to the dev@ list where a small handful
of us watch mod_fcgid issues :)

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