descriptionFastCGI Apache module
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README for mod_fastcgi
mod_fastcgi is a module for the Apache web server, that enables
FastCGI - a standards based protocol for communicating with
applications that generate dynamic content for web pages.

FastCGI provides a superset of CGI functionality, but a subset of the
functionality of programming for a particular web server API.
Nonetheless, the feature set is rich enough for programming virtually
any type of web application, but the result is generally more
scalable.  For more information on FastCGI, see

For information on installing mod_fastcgi with Apache 1.3.x, see the

For information on installing mod_fastcgi with Apache 2.x, see the

For information on configuring an installed instance of mod_fastcgi,
see the file mod_fastcgi.html in the docs/ directory, also available
online at:

For information on programming FastCGI applications, see:

Finally, if you get stuck - start with the Frequently Asked Questions
(FAQ) file at:

If you still can't find an answer, join the developer's mailing list
2007-04-29 Peter ZijlstraSuport Non Parsed Headers (nph)master
2007-04-29 Peter Zijlstrawrite_to_client: error out on disconnect
2007-04-28 Daniel SmertnigFastcgi module for Apache 2.2
2004-04-15 robsmove/fix the 'no suexec' path/code just committed
2004-04-15 robsDon't count an application exit towards the number of
2004-04-15 robsemail address cleanup and obscuring
2004-04-15 robs[*nix] Don't use suexec when there is no user/group...
2004-01-07 robsset version to 2.4.3
2004-01-07 robsadd -min-server-life docs
2004-01-07 robs Add a -min-server-life option to the FastCgiConfig and
2004-01-07 robsadd .deps, .project, .cdtproject, Debug, Release
2003-11-25 robsremove carriage returns
2003-11-24 robsset version - 2.4.2
2003-11-18 robs-testcommit mail test
2003-11-18 robsremove CRs
2003-11-13 svAdded Debian build files, based on 2.4.0-2 mod_fastcgi...
8 years ago master