Fast CGI (spawn-fcgi / php-cgi) crashes/dies/hangs

Phillip Oldham phill at
Wed Dec 9 12:09:42 MSK 2009

Igor Sysoev wrote:
> I believe FastCGI has appeared in circa 1999, when Apache's mod_php/mod_perl
> were well known solutions, therefore, FastCGI was not widespread at those
> times. FastCGI has got the second breath with lighttpd, then nginx.
> BTW, initially I did not plan to support FastCGI: the first nginx's
> FastCGI support has appeared in 0.1.14. At work we use mainly mod_perl
> as a backend.
I'm still hoping to see SCGI in a future release. It would greatly 
simplify my nginx + wsgi set-up!


*Phillip B Oldham*
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