[Catalyst] Re: Lighttpd and mod_perlite

Brad Bowman list at bereft.net
Tue Jun 9 08:03:09 GMT 2009

Aristotle Pagaltzis wrote:
> I like to use ::Engine::HTTP::Prefork coupled with whatever
> reverse proxy server strikes one’s fancy (whether it be Squid,
> Apache mod_proxy, Varnish, lighttpd, whatever). Additionally
> I like to use ::Plugin::Static::Simple, sending proper Expires
> headers so that the reverse proxy will keep those cached files
> around forever.
> That takes decoupling to its logical conclusion: the application
> server is standalone and works completely independently from the
> internet-facing server. You can fire requests at it like you
> would at any webserver. You can use the same engine during
> development and in production. There are more advantages, but
> I forget.
> It’s all very, very nice.

I'd like to know more about this.

(It almost sounds to good to be true...)


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