[mod_python] Sending a message to Apache children

Simon Willison cs1spw at bath.ac.uk
Mon Nov 10 15:46:44 EST 2003

Seth Ladd wrote:

> Do you check the timestamp on the template from the filesystem?  That 
> might be better than to just throw away the template every 5 minutes.  I 
> can assume that most templates will be static for longer than 5 minutes.

Actually we do - every 5 minutes we check the timestamp to see if an 
update has been made. We're trying to avoid making the call to the 
filesystem to check the timestamp on every request.

Simon Willison
Web development weblog: http://simon.incutio.com/

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