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From "Perrin Harkins" <>
Subject Re: [mp2] Segmentation faults with threaded worker-mpm
Date Mon, 04 Jun 2007 18:51:56 GMT
On 6/4/07, Issac Goldstand <> wrote:
> I'm a bit confused here...  Perrin, isn't what Jani is mentioning here
> exactly what Stas wanted to accomplish (well, one specific detail of
> what he wanted to accomplish) with mp2, with the specific result in mind
> of eliminating the common Apache 1 issue of using the 2 backend
> (mp/static) with a single front-end, or am I dreaming?

That was discussed as one possible benefit.  However, the nature of
perl threads has kind of killed that idea.  They ended up using a lot
more memory than forking because of copy-on-write.  This is why
prefork is the recommended way to run mod_perl on all platforms other
than Windows.

- Perrin

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