News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Brian Moon's Blog:
Apache Worker and PHP
February 15, 2008 @ 08:43:00

In a recent post to his blog, Brian Moon talks about the experience he's had with using PHP on Apache 2 with a threaded MPM at Dealnews.com.

Well, first, what is an MPM? It stands for Multi-Processing Module. [...] The most commonly used threaded MPM is the Worker MPM. In this MPM, you have several processes that run multiple threads within it. This is the one I will be talking about.

He goes on to describe the "huge memory savings" that using the module got them - using the worker process to increase the child capacity of the Apache instance. He recommends keeping it simple when compiling a server to work with the worker functionality and mentions how it can also help with serving static pages right along side the dynamic ones (without a second server!).

Check out the post for a few more tips.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
apache worker mpm process static dynamic memory


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Christopher Martinez: Static code analysis tools for PHP

Rob Allen: Setting up PHP & MySQL on OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion

Internet Super Hero Blog: mysqlnd saves 40% memory, finally (new tuning options)!

Bård Farstad\'s Blog: Compiling Apache and PHP on Mac OS X

SymbianOne.com: Your S60 Web server gets a boost


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


community symfony language introduction tips podcast laravel release list install api opinion package library zendserver deployment series interview update framework

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework