Re: [fwd] How to SysAdmin Apache FCGI ?

Eric J. Schwertfeger (ejs@bfd.com)
Wed, 5 Mar 1997 09:06:43 -0800 (PST)

Date: Wed, 5 Mar 1997 09:06:43 -0800 (PST)
From: "Eric J. Schwertfeger" <ejs@bfd.com>
To: Michael Smith <mjs@cursci.co.uk>
Subject: Re: [fwd] How to SysAdmin Apache FCGI ?
In-Reply-To: <331D9C33.70D2F867@cursci.co.uk>
Message-Id: <Pine.BSF.3.95.970305090527.4829A-100000@harlie.bfd.com>



On Wed, 5 Mar 1997, Michael Smith wrote:

> Eric J. Schwertfeger wrote:
> > 
> > On Wed, 5 Mar 1997, Stanley Gambarin wrote:
> > 
> > > How does one refresh an AppClass executeable without doing
> > > a kill -SIGHUP on httpd?
> > 
> > Hmmm... I've been killing the FCGI app itself, but that still requires you
> > to get more than normal privledges.
> 
> I refresh my FCGI apps via the web server.  Ie make request like
> 
> http://www.foo.com/fcgi-bin/ap.fpl?restart

I hadn't thought of that, but you'll have to do it multiple times if
you're running more than one instance (same for killing the executable).
Still, a simple script using lynx should take care of it.