[nycbug-talk] apache on freebsd

George Georgalis george at galis.org
Wed Aug 23 15:44:30 EDT 2006

On Wed, Aug 23, 2006 at 02:41:44PM -0400, Jonathan Vanasco wrote:
>apachectl restart jut reloads the confs and kills off the children.   
>if you're using a mod_xxx interpreter, it'll often just double the  
>size of whatever it loads.  its less of a bug and more of a  
>behavior.  a hard stop / start is the only way to handle it.

I understand that you do not want to graceful when using mod_perl
-- known memory leak problem.  not sure what that means with restart,
but try changing your scripts to do a "stop", wait for pid, etc
then "start".

// George

George Georgalis, systems architect, administrator <IXOYE><

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