Setting different timeouts for healthchecks and requests with mod_proxy

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  • Can we set separate timeouts for healthchecks from mod_proxy_hcheck and requests sent to balancer members? We want a short timeout for healthchecks and a longer timeout for proxied requests.


  • JBoss Core Services (JBCS) Apache httpd 2.4.x
    • mod_proxy
    • mod_proxy_hcheck

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