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From "Hajo Locke" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] reload separate fcgid-application
Date Tue, 19 Apr 2011 07:03:49 GMT

> You could issue a "kill <pid>" of your fcgi-wrapper process that handles 
> your specific vhost (i distinguish mine through the use of different users 
> via suexec, so i can do a "pkill -u <username>"), apache will spawn a new 
> process when it recieves the next request. However, note that this is not 
> graceful, any tasks that the process is up will be stopped.
Seems to me to be more gentle to cpu then reloading all applications.
Do you have often trouble with your users when killing the processes or are 
these killings barely noticeable?


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