php fastcgi support - how do u do it?

mike mike503 at
Fri Jul 11 07:24:01 MSD 2008

use php-fpm. it's a patch to php source. it's the best way to manage
fastcgi pools/engines.

anything else is hokey and some don't even work properly.

On 7/10/08, Jeffrey 'jf' Lim < at> wrote:
> hi, folks, I'm thinking of using nginx (quite obviously!!!) for one of my
> deployments with php. Now since nginx doesnt do cgi, the only way to do
> nginx with php is using fastcgi. The question now is, how, and in what way?
> I'd like to gather some feedback from the list - if you use nginx with
> fastcgi php, how do you implement your fastcgi? Using the fastcgi script as
> provided by php, or using lighttpd's script, or?
> -jf
> --
> In the meantime, here is your PSA:
> "It's so hard to write a graphics driver that open-sourcing it would not
> help."
> -- Andrew Fear, Software Product Manager, NVIDIA Corporation

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