From: firstname.lastname@example.org Message-Id: <email@example.com> Date: Tue, 03 Dec 1996 14:59:03 -0800 To: "Gupta, Shinu" <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: Re: Scripts for FastCGI ? At 07:38 PM 12/1/96 -0500, you wrote: >I am very new to FCGI. From the description it seems that we need to create >scripts in order to run the cgi applications using Fast CGI. We already have a >lot of applications that use Oracle Database and we are trying to look into >FCGI - in order to avoid multiple logon connections. well, just to help you along in that we have installation of heavily used fastcgi programs (written in c++) that used to connect to oracle each time, now once upon startup. we noticed a 10x improvement in speed related to the overall time it took the application to run from start to finish. the load is steadily increasing and fastcgi is handling it well. >What I dont understand is - how to call these executables. Can I just add >cgi-fcgi somewhere in the URL to make this work? Alias /newdir/ /path/to/somedir/ AppHandler someext AppClass /path/to/somedir/prog.someext http://www.foo.com/newdir/prog.somext works like a charm. --ew.