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AJP is NOT recommended. Use HTTP and mod_proxy instead (see above)

This statement needs more explanation. It looks like an official statement from the Jetty team but since this is a wiki it could be just personal experience from some reader. AJP seems to be the protocol of choice when integrating servlet containers with Apache. Why is it not recommended?

Are there stability issues?
Are there performance issues?
Is the AJP connector not supported?
Is this based on personal experience of a reader?

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The Jetty AJP connector.

To use AJP with either mod_jk or mod_proxy_ajp, Jetty needs to be configured with an AJP13 connector. This can configured by adding etc/jetty-ajp.xml to the command line. Alternately and existing jetty.xml file may be modified with:

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