Explanation of Apache process and socket handling???

Explanation of Apache process and socket handling???

Post by Glenn & Sherry Butche » Mon, 22 Feb 1999 04:00:00



This is how it works.  Each process blocks on an accept() call to the
same port; when a browser calls connect(), the server's tcp manager
passes the connection to the first accept() in it's queue for that port.

Glenn Butcher

(snip,)

Quote:> 2)  OR, does each child process listen for a connection request from a
> browser, then connect to the browser, do the work and disconnect?  If so,
> how does this work?  Can more than one process listen for a connection
> request on the same socket name?

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