PHP crashes on Windows

Volodymyr Kostyrko c.kworr at
Mon Oct 19 23:16:31 MSD 2009

jlist9 at wrote:

> I'm trying nginx Windows version with PHP in FastCGI mode.
> It ran fine. Then I tried to bench mark it with Apache ab
> and I find that PHP (5.2.11) crashes after about 400 requests.
> Does anyone have similar experience? Any suggestions or fixes?
> I'm currently putting it in a loop to restart PHP after it crashes.
> I'm also using nginx with a Python FastCGI server but have
> no problem with it at all.

Strange it is. Try setting PHP_FCGI_MAX_REQUESTS environment variable to 
5 before php starts.

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