slowness on 6.0 with apache2.2 (from src)

Reko Turja reko.turja at
Sat Jan 21 10:30:08 PST 2006

From: "J.D. Bronson" <jbronson at>
To: <freebsd-questions at>
Sent: Saturday, January 21, 2006 2:56 PM
Subject: slowness on 6.0 with apache2.2 (from src)

> What I am seeing is that each image comes down 1 by 1 SLOWLY and 
> apache2.2 spawns tons of child processes!

> Under OpenBSD/Solaris, I see a completely different thing...the image 
> comes up instantly and apache only spawned 1 extra child.
> I used the SAME config files on all 3 OSs and the same 
> hardware/drives/etc. This by the way is all over my internal 
> it never hits the internet.
> With all the variables being equal - but the OS.

Hardware arch?

> Since things work excellent on OpenBSD/Solaris, what is it that 
> freebsd is not doing (or doing differently)?
> Any thoughts on this?

Had some problems myself on Ultra10 before dumping libc_r completely and 
changing to other threading libraries.


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