FastCGI multiplexing?

Manlio Perillo manlio_perillo at
Mon Jan 14 16:46:14 MSK 2008

Igor Clark ha scritto:
> Hi Igor and everyone,
> I'm toying with some ideas for a multithreaded FastCGI application, 
> intended to work with nginx.
> Seems that FCGI request/connection multiplexing would be an extremely 
> valuable feature.
> I can't find any reference to this on the wiki, in the mailing list or 
> on Google - I assume this is because nginx, like Apache, doesn't support 
> FastCGI multiplexing. Is this correct? If so, are there any plans to 
> implement it at some point in the future?

As far as I know the multiplexing support in FastCGI is broken "by design".

Read this response one of the authors of Twisted gave me about FastCGI 
(among other questions):

> It's a spare-time/hobby project, so this is just out of interest really.
> Cheers
> Igor

Manlio Perillo

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