[arch-general] Apache 2.4 revisited

Armin K. krejzi at email.com
Thu Jul 11 11:11:48 EDT 2013

On 07/11/2013 04:44 PM, Thomas Bächler wrote:
> Am 11.07.2013 15:45, schrieb Armin K.:
>>> As a side note, apache24 uses event_mpm by default, but you might need
>>> to change to prefork one to use PHP module. Also, with apache 2.4 you
>>> can use php-fpm via mod_proxy as described at [3]
>>> As for the perl module, I had to use svn checkout of the httpd24 branch.
>>> Patch was getting way to big to ship in package.
>>> Regards
>>> [1]
>>> https://mailman.archlinux.org/pipermail/arch-general/2012-October/031777.html
>>> [2] http://blackprince.net63.net/apache24/
>>> [3] https://wiki.apache.org/httpd/PHP-FPM
> Using php-fpm with mod_proxy_fastcgi sounds interesting. Personally, I
> don't care whether mod_php breaks or not, since using fpm even on small
> installations seems like the superior method.
>> Sigh, no one seems to care. Well, nothing strange. Patches will remain
>> on the site in case someone needs them.
> You might try to write an email to jgc directly, since I have no idea if
> he reads arch-general at all. He stated in the past that "nothing works
> with Apache 2.4", I have no idea if your post will convince him otherwise.

Good idea, I've sent him a mail off list. Also, mod php doesn't break,
but fpm seems to be better and faster alternative.

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