Your suggestion has been implemented in CVS by John Hinsdale.
Thank you, John (please add a notice to src/NEWS about it)
>I see no documentation on the php site although they claim it works
>and various people claim to use it.
"One of the most important application that has a FastCGI interface is
php which can be downloaded from http://www.php.net/ .
You have to recompile the php from source to enable the FastCGI
interface as it is normally not enabled by default in the
Maybe this helps,