O'Reilly logo

Microsoft® IIS 6.0 Administrator's Pocket Consultant by William R. Stanek

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Configuring Worker Process Recycling

Manual recycling of worker processes might work when you’re troubleshooting, but on a day-to-day basis you probably don’t have time to monitor worker process resource usage and responsiveness. To have IIS handle worker process recycling for you, you’ll want to configure some type of automatic worker process recycling. Automatic worker process recycling can be configured to occur:

  • After a specific time period. Recycles worker processes based on the amount of time they’ve been running. Best used when applications have known problems running for extended periods of time.

  • When a certain number of requests are processed. Recycles worker processes based on the number of requests processed. Best used when applications ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required