Re: Apache httpd & AXP-LINUX

Dave Mitchell (
Fri, 6 Sep 1996 10:03:27 -0400 (EDT)

On Thu, 5 Sep 1996 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?