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From Chris Pepper <pep...@reppep.com>
Subject documentation/6471: Please add a comment about ExtendedStatus
Date Fri, 25 Aug 2000 21:05:34 GMT

>Number:         6471
>Category:       documentation
>Synopsis:       Please add a comment about ExtendedStatus
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    apache
>State:          open
>Class:          change-request
>Submitter-Id:   apache
>Arrival-Date:   Fri Aug 25 14:10:00 PDT 2000
>Originator:     pepper@reppep.com
>Release:        1.3.12
	The tuning docs make a strong argument for not using ExtendedStatus, but there's no warning
about the slowdown in httpd.conf.

	There should probably be a similar note for the symlink setting.

Please add a comment to httpd.conf along the lines of:
# Warning: ExtendedStatus On adds two system calls to request. If your server is heavily loaded,
avoid this setting.
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