httpd-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Joshua Slive <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] restarting apache
Date Tue, 06 Jul 2004 18:59:52 GMT
On Wed, 7 Jul 2004 02:49:34 +0800, List <> wrote:
> Hi,
> Whenever i restart apache, it will take 10mins to restart, and another
> 10mins after restart to be able to connect to the url to browse.. This is
> normal? I am using Redhat 9 and apache 2.0.40. The machine is a P4 2.8GB
> with 1GB of ram.

First, that's quite an old version of apache.  You should consider upgrading.

Some other things to look at:

1. Are you sure you aren't depending on some slow DNS lookups.  See:

2. Are you running SSL?  Is apache freezing waiting for enough entropy?

3. Is there anything interesting in the apache error_log?

4. Have you tried a graceful restart?


The official User-To-User support forum of the Apache HTTP Server Project.
See <URL:> for more info.
To unsubscribe, e-mail:
   "   from the digest:
For additional commands, e-mail:

View raw message