[Mongrel] memory issues -- mongrel part of the problem?

Zed A. Shaw zedshaw at zedshaw.com
Tue Nov 14 23:11:02 EST 2006

On Tue, 14 Nov 2006 12:08:29 -0700
"Clint Troxel" <clint at ctro.net> wrote:

> the only interesting thing the application is doing is storing photos
> in the database and resizing the photos on the way out using
> mini_magick.  Once the photos are delivered once they are cached using
> rails page caching (i'm positive the caching is working,
> production.log says so).

The #1 cause of problems when running Mongrel seems to be "I'm just doing <insert file store in database> with <insert image modification using RMagick>."  I'd look at a way to move that outside of rails with BackgrounDRb.

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