[FASTCGI] A junior question

Stanisław Findeisen stf at eisenbits.homelinux.net
Tue Aug 31 07:11:41 EDT 2010

Hi Omar

On 2010-08-31 12:03, Omar Li wrote:
> I look at some websites which say that FastCGI is not only a performance
> of fast CGI but also could perform as a web server.
> I don’t know it is a right argument ?

FastCGI is a protocol between a web server and your program (application
server). The application server usually serves web pages so yes, in a
way it can be called a "web server".

Have you seen this: http://www.fastcgi.com/devkit/doc/fcgi-spec.html page?

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