Which Apache2 server should I use?

Scott Berry scottbb1973 at gmail.com
Sun Jun 6 18:29:09 UTC 2010


Well are you needing mysql as well?  If so just install the lamp server and 
you'll get the whole works.


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From: "Damien Hull" <dhull at section9.us>
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> Thanks for the info. However, I need php so I'm sticking with apache.
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> On Jun 6, 2010, at 8:19 AM, Johnneylee Rollins 
> <johnneylee.rollins at gmail.com
> > wrote:
>
>> On Sun, Jun 6, 2010 at 9:11 AM, Damien Hull <dhull at section9.us> wrote:
>>> I'm setting up a few test web servers running Ubuntu 10.04. I
>>> installed a LAMP stack with "aptitude install apache2 mysql-server
>>> php5 php5-mysql". It looks like I got apache2-mpm-prefork. Is this
>>> the version of Apache I want?
>>>
>>> I also need to performance tune it for 256mb of RAM. That's all I
>>> have unless I migrate to a larger server. Any tips in this area
>>> would be a big help.
>>>
>>> For those that don't know there are two kinds of Apache2.
>>> apache2-mpm-worker
>>> apache2-mpm-prefork
>>>
>> I would personally use lighttpd or codename lighty. It's fast and
>> small, light footprint and can do some php if needed. It's not a
>> workhorse like Apache, but it's brilliant for smaller servers.
>> http://www.lighttpd.net/ and https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lighttpd%2BPHP
>>
>> Good luck!
>>
>> ~SpaceGhost
>>
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