zero downtime deploys

Suraj Kurapati sunaku at gmail.com
Fri Nov 13 18:25:15 EST 2009


On Fri, Nov 13, 2009 at 3:12 PM, Eric Wong <normalperson at yhbt.net> wrote:
> Suraj Kurapati <sunaku at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Why do we kill the old master in before_fork() when the new workers
>> are really ready to work much later?
>
> It depends on your setup, mainly memory constraints.  I know some
> deployments run very close to the memory limit of the box and those
> examples are geared for that.

Ah, that makes more sense.  Thanks.


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