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From "Krist van Besien" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Apache Launching one more unwanted daemon
Date Mon, 04 Jun 2007 10:58:02 GMT
On 6/3/07, Arnab Ganguly <> wrote:
> Hi All,
> I am using apache2.2 with MPM model as Worker in Solaris 5.9 .I have the
> following configuration.
> StartServers 1
> ServerLimit 1
> MaxClient 128
> MaxSpareThreads 128
> MinSpareThreads 1
> ThreadsPerChild 128
> MaxRequestPerChild 0
> My requirement is to handle all the request by single process and want this
> process to be active through out.Issue I get is that after Apache runs for
> a longer time, one new process is launched apart from the active process
> which was handling all the request.
> I am not sure as why this new process is getting launched although I kept
> ServerLimit and StartServers both as 1.Is the MaxRequestPerChild 0 is
> creating the problem, as due to overload one more process is getting
> launched or any particular module is responsible for the above?What to do to
> prevent this?

With "Startservers 1" there will be two processes. A main process, and
one child. IF this is what you are seeing there is nothing peculiar
going on.

BTW, why is it that you don't want more than one process?


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