[Mongrel] Mongrel and multi apps

Ezra Zygmuntowicz ezmobius at gmail.com
Wed Aug 9 12:17:10 EDT 2006


On Aug 9, 2006, at 8:49 AM, carmen wrote:

>> Rails is not threadsafe, so you can only have 1 process per mongrel.
>
> according to actionpack/lib/action_controller/base.rb:239: "Action  
> Pack and Active Record are by default thread-safe". plus doesnt  
> mongrel typical run about 4 rails instances? i dont see why you  
> couldnt run 8, and have half of them be another app with a URI prefix?
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ActionPack and ActiveRecord claim to be thread safe but this is a  
lie ;) When the whole rails stack is used together it is definitely  
not thread safe.


-Ezra


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