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From Nick Kew <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Connecting C++ server with Apache: AJP?
Date Mon, 31 Oct 2005 15:46:51 GMT
On Monday 31 October 2005 15:25, Olaf van der Spek wrote:

> > > I don't have an existing backend.
> > > In fact, I've got nothing at all yet for this project.
> >
> > So you could just write it as a module?
> No, because I'd like it to be (more) independent of the web server.
> Apache could be either multi-threaded or multi-processed, but my app
> would be single-threaded (epoll).

That's a lot of constraints to be putting on yourself if they're
not there already - imposed by existing software!

> Also, if my app crashes, the web server shouldn't crash.

So, the opposite of the PHP approach :^)

> This would be connecting to an 'application' server (if that's the right
> word).

Indeed, but that says nothing about the protocol used.

> I'd like to cache (much) more than connections.

Apache has mod_cache for cacheing contents.

Nick Kew

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