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From "Issac Goldstand" <>
Subject Re: Must restart Apache when any .pm changes?
Date Sun, 22 Apr 2001 03:36:09 GMT
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----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Steve Leibel" <>
To: <>
Sent: Sunday, April 22, 2001 4:14 AM
Subject: Must restart Apache when any .pm changes?

> I'm experimenting with using Perl modules (.pm files) underneath 
> Mason components.
> As far as I can see, the only way to guarantee that changes made in 
> the .pm are seen by the Mason code is to restart Apache whever the 
> .pm file changes.  This is true whether the "use" statement is in 
> or in the component.
> I believe the way this works is that the first time any Apache child 
> process sees "use Foo" that is the version of that will be 
> used by that process.  No subsequent "use Foo" within components will 
> have any effect during the life of that Apache process.
> Am I understanding this correctly?

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