[ANN] unicorn 0.990.0 - inching towards 1.0

Alexander Simonov alex at simonov.me
Thu Jun 10 04:46:57 EDT 2010


On Jun 10, 2010, at 10:38 AM, Eric Wong wrote:

> It'd have to be a time-aware counter, because sometimes slightly broken
> _will_ exit/die 10 times over the period of an hour.  But the site can
> still be making enough money with 99.8% successful service and not
> care about spending time/resources fixing the last 0.2% :)
> 
> But even with a proper time-aware counter, the app is still broken at
> deploy time.  So I don't believe there is much point in adding more code
> just to exit the process when the proper solution is for the user to
> _fix_ the app.
> 
> And again (I seem to remember saying this months ago), any time you're
> deploying, you should be paying extra attention to the app anyways.
> That means testing with actual HTTP requests, not just seeing of the
> process is up.  Just having a running process serving error pages is
> equally worthless as not running the server at all.

Hm.. It's makes sense.
But much better if it will be writing in the documentation for the future.

Thank you!



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