vpath and vhosts together

Jeremy James jbj at forbidden.co.uk
Fri Feb 15 13:09:35 UTC 2008

Aaron Trevena wrote:
> We've got perlbal running on one of our webservers instead of apache
> and now I'm working through the rest, but have a little problem..
> one webserver has 2 instances of the backend mod_perl - one live and
> one staging, with only 1 ip address for the server I need to use both
> vpath and vhost plugin, but they don't appear to work together - the
> code for vpath pretty much explicitly states that would be the case.
> So has anybody managed to combine vhost and vpath ?

I did a quick patch a while back to support this - see first patch from

We've been using it without issue on a development server since then,
but not actively in production. Brad/Ask/Mark: any forseeable issues
with this method of handling over the selector, and inclusion in the


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