Updated: eAccelerator download using latest code (0.9.5.3 with PHP 5.2.9).
Please find following the compiled binaries of eAccelerator for Windows
using Microsoft VC++ 6. For PHP 4 versions:
eAccelerator binaries for PHP 4.x.
If you need a version not offered here, let us know (post comment).
To make this issue even more disastrous when restarting the Apache (httpd.exe), not all instances of rotatelog.exe are released.
Doing some research on the web it looks like this issue has been going on since years (Apache 1.3, 2.0 and now 2.2....).
Note: I've verified this issue with both Apache 2.0.55 and 2.2.0
We have been using this PHP accelerator (0.9.X), on multiple servers, for a long time. It's used on some high traffic sites without any problem.
a) Download a copy of eAccelerator that is compatible with your version of PHP.
This can be an issue with eAccelerator. Sometimes it can take a little time before the Windows binaries are available for the most recent version of PHP.
1) Download the Apache mod_fcgi module: http://fastcgi.coremail.cn/
2) Configuration in your Apache httpd.conf:
a) LoadModule fcgid_module modules/mod_fcgid.so
b.1) <Directory "C:/Apache2/htdocs/php/">
eAccelerator download using latest code (0.9.6.1 with PHP 5.3.3).