[uWSGI] Leaving uWSGI behind

Roberto De Ioris roberto at unbit.it
Thu Jul 7 15:47:31 CEST 2016

> Hello all,
> Unfortunately I wasn't able to "bend uwsgi to my will" so I choose to
> use mod_wsgi for this latest project. A couple of observations which
> people might find helpful (ie. pointers as to what could be improved):
> - the documentation could use a lot of improvement. There are a lot of
> options and most of them are documented in a most unhelpful way. Ie:
> "socket-timeout - set internal sockets timeout". Great, but what's an
> internal socket? What is the default value? In what case would I want
> to change this and how?
> - using apache2 mod-proxy-uwsgi with unix sockets still doesn't work.
> I remember having issues more than two years ago and now it's still
> happening. The issue is the same one as documented here:
> - http://lists.unbit.it/pipermail/uwsgi/2015-May/007992.html
> - and here https://github.com/unbit/uwsgi/issues/973
> Ie. I get "AH00898: DNS lookup failure for: path returned by /path". I
> also tried adding something at the end (ie. "...|uwsgi://localhost/"
> instead of "...|uwsgi://") but then it just tries to connec through
> TCP to instead of using the unix socket
> This is on ubuntu 16.04 with Apache 2.4 libapache2-mod-proxy-uwsgi
> 2.0.12-5ubuntu3 - this one:
> http://packages.ubuntu.com/xenial/libapache2-mod-proxy-uwsgi
> Cheers,
> Attila

Hi Attila, please make pull requests they are really welcomed, expecially
for documentation.

Regarding apache, you can try re-opening the related issue, maybe the
people using or working on it could help you (or fix the bug if it is the

Roberto De Ioris

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