Re: mod_fastcgi

Gerardo Diaz Cuellar (
Thu, 11 Sep 1997 18:13:38 -0600 (GMT-0600)

Date: Thu, 11 Sep 1997 18:13:38 -0600 (GMT-0600)
From: Gerardo Diaz Cuellar <>
To: Stanley Gambarin <>
Subject: Re: mod_fastcgi
In-Reply-To: <Pine.GSO.3.95q.970911163323.2234A-100000@csa>
Message-Id: <Pine.NXT.3.91.970911180520.3726A-100000@blackbox>

Ok i gotted it.

So, the accept() fix migth not be still on the binaries of the 
fcgi-devel-kit unless Roy tells us their are? Expecting response Roy.

So whats the bug, that your pathces to mod_fcgi dealt with and now 
prevents fcgis from hanging?



On Thu, 11 Sep 1997, Stanley Gambarin wrote:

> On Thu, 11 Sep 1997, Gerardo Diaz Cuellar wrote:
> > Ok, so which are the newest version which includes all the patches and 
> > has everything fix? ON FCGI? and on PERL5 sfio?
> > 
> 	I guess i should clarify the issue here... there are 3 separate
> parts here.. 
> 	1.  mod_fastcgi module that implements FastCGI protocol 
> functionality for   the apache server by translating HTTP requests into
> FastCGI requests and back
> 	2.    FCGI developer kit - which implements the protocol for the
> FastCGI application.. this covers overwriting stdio routines, FCGX_* 
> functions, etc.
> 	3.  Application libraries which allow implementation of the 
> of the FastCGI applications in the language other than C.  They are build
> on top of the FCGX_* routines.
> 	I (personally) am dealing with (1) only and am not involved
> in anything else.. (no time)
> 	(2) is still "maintined" by OpenMarket, but as far as I know,
> the accept() fix was NOT put in the latest developer kit (i may be
> mistaken, so Roy, if you can check it against whatever is on the 
> website would appreacite it).
> 	As for the (3), most of the libraries are still provides by
> OpenMarket, with the following exceptions:
> 	There are some changes for Java code to make it work with 1.2
> release of JDK (or is it 1.1.3 ?)
> 	Perl-FCGI module, which is maintained by Sven. Latest version
> is .031 i think.
> 	So, the whole purpose of this letter is ... next time when
> you reporting problems/requesting enhancements/just baabbling, make
> sure to report with one of the 3 items above you are 
> referring to...
> 					Stanley.