• Status: Solved
  • Priority: Medium
  • Security: Public
  • Views: 745
  • Last Modified:

IIS 6.0: What is the sub application feature used for?

Hi everyone,
IIS 6 (I just concern with IIS because I'm using it :P) allows us to create sub web applications for sub folders of a web application. I.e. we can create a virtual folder/web site for a Web Application, right click on one sub folder of it -> properties -> Create sub application.
What is this feature used for? Is it run in the same AppDomain with its parent?
Web Application here means ASPNET 2.0 application.
0
thuannguy
Asked:
thuannguy
1 Solution
 
QPRCommented:
allows you to run some code/pages in their own application pool (memory space) so that if one site/app plays up it does not affect the performance of another. If I have read your question correctly.
0
 
thuannguyAuthor Commented:
Yeah, that's it. I thought the same. However, I didn't found much information about it in Google! That's why I have to come to this site!
Btw, do you know any resource for me to learn more?
Thank you in advance.
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: IP Lookup

Get more info about an IP address or domain name, such as organization, abuse contacts and geolocation.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Tackle projects and never again get stuck behind a technical roadblock.
Join Now