Re: Apache httpd & AXP-LINUX

Dave Mitchell (davem@magnet.com)
Fri, 6 Sep 1996 10:03:27 -0400 (EDT)


On Thu, 5 Sep 1996 scottw@frontier.wilpaterson.edu wrote:

> The page says:
>
>
> When my httpd server is under very heavy load, it stops responding.
>
> This is due to a "tunning" problem in the networking code of many BSD
> driven system, including Linux.
> Use one of the 2.0 kernels. This will fix these problems.
> If you can't. Use 1.2.13 and use the following patches:
>
> I'm already using a 2.0 kernel, and I have the problem, and _NOT_
> under heavy load. The system is only being tested, and therefore barely
> being used.
>

I seem to be having the same problem on an SGI box. Looks like perhaps
an Apache bug and NOT axp-related?

Dave