I have some problem about my EC2 instance.
Background: I’m new to AWS and just deployed my first WordPress test site onto a T2.Large instance. I know we need Elastic Beanstalk to make it scalable, however, we just want to make this test site as a development environment. We have 6 people using WordPress at the same time and I can make sure we don’t have any error with WordPress.
My problem: This EC2 instance will gradually become slower every day. The response time will increase from 200ms to 5.6s after working for one day. If I restart my HTTPd and MySql, then everything solved. So I have three questions:
Is this normal for a rough EC2 environment?
Should I make some configuration to restart my HTTPd and MySql every day?
If I change to an Elastic Beanstalk environment, will this problem disappear?
Thanks for answering my questions!
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