[mod_python] Is mod_python threadsafe?

Graham Dumpleton graham.dumpleton at gmail.com
Wed Aug 8 16:55:43 EDT 2007

On 09/08/2007, Jim Gallacher <jpg at jgassociates.ca> wrote:
> Cecil Westerhof wrote:
> > I understood that mod_php is not threadsafe. Is mod_python threadsafe?
> >
> Yes.

With the proviso that your own application code must also be written
to be thread safe.

As I understand it these days, the core of PHP implementation is
thread safe. The problem is that not all the third party modules for
PHP are thread safe and that is where the problems arise.


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