apache2 and php4.3.5 - segfault

Renato Botelho renato at galle.com.br
Fri Apr 2 07:06:46 PST 2004

Paul Reece wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm having a few problems with Apache2.0.49 and PHP 4.3.5 - I've done a
> fresh install of both under FreeBSD 4.9-STABLE, but whenever I have PHP
> loaded, any signal sent to Apache2 (eg for a restart) results in the main
> Apache2 process segfaulting.. eg:
> [Fri Apr 02 10:33:27 2004] [notice] suEXEC mechanism enabled (wrapper:
> /usr/local/sbin/suexec)
> [Fri Apr 02 10:33:29 2004] [notice] Apache/2.0.49 (Unix) PHP/4.3.5
> mod_jk/1.2.5 mod_ssl/2.0.49 OpenSSL/0.9.7c configured -- resuming normal
> operations
> [Fri Apr 02 10:33:44 2004] [notice] SIGUSR1 received.  Doing graceful
> restart
> [Fri Apr 02 10:33:44 2004] [notice] seg fault or similar nasty error
> detected in the parent process
> If I simply remove PHP from the Apache configuration (ie, dont load the
> module), the above no longer occurs.
> I've tried with both the prefork and worker MPM's without any change in
> behavior - I've also reproduced this on a second machine, also running
> FreeBSD 4.9-STABLE (no mod_jk on that machine).
> Anyone else seeing the above or know a solution?

You can use php-4.3.4, or use apache 2.0.48 or copy ext/pcre directory 
from php-4.3.4 overwritin ext/pcre directory of php-4.3.5 until this bug 
was fixed. Could you see references of this bug here:




Best regards
Renato Botelho

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