Max Connections for Apache 'event' MPM model

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Apache Web Server can be configured in different MPM model such as prefork, worker and event. This document explains Web Agent configuration for 'event' MPM model.


Apache Web Server is configured as 'event' MPM model. In this case, what is the max connections from Web Agent to Policy Server calculated with using MaxSocketsPerPort?

ASF Apache 2.4

As per the Apache document, the 'event' model  is based on the worker MPM. You may follow the explanation for worker model in docops. 

The max connection may calculated by the formula explained in the document (See Additional Information). As the 'event' model is the type of multi-process multi-threaded server, you may refer to the corresponding one.

Additional Information:

Apache document: Apache MPM event

docops: Examples of Relationships between Socket Settings