On Feb 1, 2006, at 4:15 PM, James Gagnon wrote: > > -----Original Message----- > From: centos-bounces at centos.org [mailto:centos-bounces at centos.org] > On Behalf > Of Johnny Hughes > Sent: February 1, 2006 2:12 PM > To: CentOS ML > Subject: Re: [CentOS] Apache 2.x and php??? > > On Wed, 2006-02-01 at 15:50 -0500, jim at datamantic.com wrote: >> My understanding is that it is not recommended to run PHP with Apache >> 2 - unless Apache 2 is run in prefork mode. This is because many >> popular PHP libraries are not thread safe (although PHP itself is.) >> The stock CentOS Apache is in prefork mode I believe and that is why >> there are no problems. >> >> Apache prefork: >> >> http://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.0/mod/prefork.html >> >> PHP manual warning about Apache 2 in threaded mode: >> >> http://www.php.net/manual/en/ >> faq.installation.php#faq.installation.apache2 >> >> That is true ... the centos apache is defaulted that way. > > > Is that any different from the YUM install? Or does YUM also > default to > prefork? > > > James > Yum is the same.