Re: Apache Remote FastCGI app ?

Hiren Hindoccha (hiren@abacus.lexis-nexis.com)
Mon, 8 Jul 1996 10:19:38 -0400 (EDT)

From: hiren@abacus.lexis-nexis.com (Hiren Hindoccha)
Message-Id: <199607081419.KAA29519@abacus.lexis-nexis.com>
Subject: Re: Apache Remote FastCGI app ?
To: fastcgi-developers@OpenMarket.com
Date: Mon, 8 Jul 1996 10:19:38 -0400 (EDT)

>>The FastCGI document talks of a remote FastCgi app.  How does
>>one configure it in srm.conf? There is no documentation which
>>describes how to have a remote app.  For eg, how can I take the
>>tiny-fgci.fcgi app and run it on a remote machine
>>(say Y) when my apache server is running on a machine (say
>>X) ? 

>You would start tiny-fgci on machine Y using the -start
>option to cgi-fcgi (running cgi-fcgi from a shell).
>
>You would connect to tiny-fgci by running cgi-fcgi as a cgi
>script under the Apache server, using the -bind option.
>mod_fastcgi does not include direct support for remote
>apps.  (The Open Market server does include such support.)
>See the cgi-fcgi manpage for full details.

Are there any plans to add direct support for remote apps to the
mod_fastcgi ? If not , I might try and work on it . Any pointers ?

Thanks,
Hiren