Forking non web processes

Sam Saffron sam.saffron at
Fri Oct 25 20:29:51 UTC 2013

The only reason for this level of crazy is to get the 30% memory
saving you do when forking off a master in Ruby 2.0s CoW friendly GC.
I understand this is less traditional, but perfectly acceptable for
low cost VPS hosting.

The unicorn master does "reap/terminate" the child fork on startup, so
you are forced to hold off on forking.

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