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From Edgar Pettijohn <ed...@pettijohn.no-ip.biz>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Apache 2.4 optimisation for a virtual server with low resources.
Date Mon, 11 Aug 2014 23:21:02 GMT
I would just leave the stock configuration.  If anything goes wrong play
with the config then.

On 08/11/2014 05:42 PM, Robin de Haan wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I'm a web designer setting up a server for the first time using a very
> light Linode package with 1GB RAM and 1 CPU. It will host a Drupal
> site that gets low traffic. It's running Ubuntu 14.04 and Apache 2.4.7.
>
> I'm following their set up guide here:
> https://www.linode.com/docs/websites/hosting-a-website/ which suggests
> editing apache2.conf with the following:
>
> <IfModule mpm_prefork_module>
> StartServers 2
> MinSpareServers 6
> MaxSpareServers 12
> MaxClients 80
> MaxRequestsPerChild 3000
> </IfModule>
>
> When I couldn't find anything like that code in the .conf file I
> checked with Linode support and was told that, from Apache 2.4 "This
> section is built-in now and not included in the apache2.conf" but when
> I asked how then to optimize Apache for a light server a different
> support person got back to me and said I could just add that code to
> the end of the .conf file.
>
> I'm posting here hoping a specialist can clear this up or advise an
> alternative way to optimise Apache for this kind of server.
>
> Thanks,
> Robin


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