[ANN] Enhanced Gentoo ebuilds for nginx 0.6.31

Grzegorz Nosek grzegorz.nosek at gmail.com
Wed May 14 12:14:24 MSD 2008

On Wed, May 14, 2008 at 12:05:29PM +0400, Igor Sysoev wrote:
> On Wed, May 14, 2008 at 09:51:11AM +0200, Manlio Perillo wrote:
> > By the way, if someone is interested I'm starting to write a CGI module 
> > (and, of course, in a very non orthodox way)!
> How do you want to implement it ? Forking entire worker it seems overkill
> for me: you need to close all connections or use FD_CLOEXEC for every
> socket/etc.

... and possibly setuid/gid/etc. so the one to fork should probably be
the master process, not a worker. Otherwise (running all CGI as the
nginx user) it would be pretty limited.

> I thought about special CGI manager, but it almost the same as proxying
> to mini_httpd (http://acme.com/software/mini_httpd/).

I'm not plugging fcgiwrap *again* :D

Best regards,
 Grzegorz Nosek

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