[Mongrel] [ANN] Another mongrel_cluster prerelease

Michael A. Schoen schoenm at earthlink.net
Thu Apr 12 14:52:26 EDT 2007

Zed A. Shaw wrote:
> I think I'm going to say, no, you don't get this in mongrel_cluster.
> When we had it there were way too many problems because how Rails does
> this kind of soft restart isn't very clear.  It's basically a bunch of
> black magic ruby that reloads all the stuff like in debug mode.  That

Am I misreading the code? I'm not talking about the HUP/reload stuff. 
I'm talking about the plain old regular Mongrel restart, which, from 
what I can tell, is a regular stop, with the restart flag set to true, 
such that it starts right back up again. No reloading of any Rails magic.

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