Problems with Fedora PHP and Apache
wchandler at redesetgrow.com
Mon May 17 20:20:53 UTC 2004
John Nichel wrote:
> William Hooper wrote:
>> John Nichel said:
>>> William Hooper wrote:
>>>> Maybe I should sent them a mail suggesting they update their warning:
>>>> "Don't use Apache 2 with PHP. It's not ready for production use, just
>>>> good enough for mirroring our content."
>>> So you think the PHP people should force their mirror sites to use what
>>> they want them to use? If I run a Microsoft/IIS box, should I not be
>>> allowed to mirror the site?
>> It has nothing to do with forcing anyone to run anything. It is evidence
>> that Apache 2 and PHP work just fine in a production environment. Had
>> there been a warning against using a Microsoft web server while part of
>> the official mirror pool is running IIS then it would be just as bad.
> And I still fail to see how this would be bad. What if PHP issued a
> warning about IIS and PHP. Should they then pull the rug out from under
> all mirrors using IIS? It is the choice of that mirror to use what they
> want too. I don't see how this refelects on the PHP group, and their
> warning/reccomendation. If I warn you not to play in traffic, and you
> do anyway, thus getting flattened by an 18-wheeler, is that somehow my
It's usually good to note which versions don't work with what servers.
I happen to use Apache2 and PHP on many different servers with GD and
many other modules. I have not had an issue related to Apache2 yet,
however I follow the release notes per version.
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