mongrel_proctitle like support in Unicorn

Michael Guterl mguterl at
Wed Dec 2 17:04:20 EST 2009

On Wed, Dec 2, 2009 at 4:52 PM, Justin Hahn <jhahn at> wrote:
> Before I go off ans try cutting my own horrible monkey patch to
> unicorn, has anyone tried implementing something like
> mongrel_proctitle for Unicorn?
> We've been playing with Unicorn in our test environments and it looks
> very promising, but something we're really addicted to is the ability
> to see what each mongrel is doing "Right Now" via top and ps.
> I don't think this would be terribly hard to add to Unicorn, but I
> figured I'd ask the public list before reinventing the wheel.
There's some rack middleware out there, RackProctitle, which provides
this functionality.  I have not used it with Unicorn, but I don't see
why it wouldn't work.

Best regards,
Michael Guterl

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