Small, Local Web/CGI Server Advice

Eugene Leitl ui22204 at
Wed May 30 13:11:26 EDT 2001

On Wed, 30 May 2001, Michael Ströder wrote:

> IMHO it depends. AFAIK the web application has to behave well.
> Therefore it does not make sense to deploy Medusa if your
> application has to wait for long-lasting blocking I/O operations
> (like slow database connection with only synchronous API calls).

There is a way around the issue, according to Sam Rushing. See his
comments on the

> And AFAIK using traditional CGI-BIN programs also needs forking
> under Medusa. You're lost on Win98...

So don't use traditional cgi-bin programs under Medusa, use
Bobo instead (my private copy is at )

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