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

Akins, Brian Brian.Akins at
Wed Dec 9 18:51:26 MSK 2009

On 12/9/09 7:39 AM, "Michael Shadle" <mike503 at> wrote:
> something like Apache+mod_php vs. nginx+PHP-FPM

To be fair, you should test Apache+fastcgi.  It's the "official" way to run
it, although everyone stills seems to use mod_php.

I have no doubt that nginx still wins, but the Apache folks have been
pushing fastcgi for several years, it just hasn't got traction for some

Brian Akins

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