Loading the website takes too much time. The following error appears in the
[error] server reached MaxClients setting, consider raising the MaxClients setting
[warn] mod_fcgid: process 2968 graceful kill fail, sending SIGKILL
The connections limit defined by
MaxClients is reached.
- By default, Apache in Plesk is not configured for high-loaded sites. It is recommended to tune Apache performance as it described here: http://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.2/misc/perf-tuning.html.
To resolve the issue with the
MaxClientslimit, adjust the
/etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conffile, increasing the
MaxClientsvalue (e.g., to 100):
Note: if the error persists, consider increasing
MaxClients limit again until the issue is fixed.
If you still see the same message in the Apache log, please check all files where
MaxClients directive defined. It can be done with the following command:
# grep -iRl "MaxClients /etc/