apache problems

Jeremy Chadwick koitsu at FreeBSD.org
Thu Aug 16 12:18:35 PDT 2007

On Thu, Aug 16, 2007 at 09:16:00PM +0200, Miroslav Lachman wrote:
> Jeremy Chadwick wrote:
> [...]
>>> I'm also getting this error when I do a gracful restart of apache
>>> [Thu Aug 16 05:12:16 2007] [warn] (22)Invalid argument: Failed to enable
>>> the 'httpready' Accept Filter
>>> [Thu Aug 16 05:12:16 2007] [warn] (22)Invalid argument: Failed to enable
>>> the 'httpready' Accept Filter
>>> and in my /boot/loader.conf I have added
>>> accf_data_load="YES"
>>> accf_http_load="YES"
>> Remove those.  Here's why:
>> The apache rc.d startup script automatically will load accf_http.ko.
>> I also believe if that fails, Apache will try to load it.  From my
>> experiences kldload/kldunload with accf_* is not very friendly; I've
>> seen where you can double-load the modules, and where you can't unload
>> the modules despite nothing using them.  If you have them built-in to
>> your kernel, it gets even worse.
> It is not always possible to load modules after OS startup is done - when 
> securelevel is 1 or above, you can not load kernel modules.

Okay, then the apache rc.d script needs to take this into account,
regardless of what rc.conf apache22_http_accept_enable is set to.

That shouldn't be too hard to fix.

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