[Mongrel] Mongrel hangs, consumes all CPU on shutdown

Luis Lavena luislavena at gmail.com
Wed Sep 12 18:06:54 EDT 2007

On 9/12/07, Pete DeLaurentis <pete at nextengine.com> wrote:
> We see this on all of our Mac's here as well.  We've tried it with
> different versions of Ruby (1.8.4, 1.8.5, and 18.6), and the problem
> happens with all of them.

That maybe mean that is not ruby fault :-P

> If we don't forget to turn off mongrel before walking away from the
> computer for a few minutes... it'll consume all system resources and
> we'll need to restart the machine.  Our production servers are Ubuntu
> and run fine, but it's pretty annoying for development, and odd since
> Mac's are some popular for Ruby development.
> To answer Luis Lavena's question: we're using MySQL over HTTP.

You're using the compiled mysql adapter or the one bundled with Rails?
the connection to the mysql server could not be the issue, but maybe
the adapter.

Luis Lavena
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