[Mongrel] [ANN] mongrel_service 0.4.beta2 Released

Luis Lavena luislavena at gmail.com
Fri Jan 1 16:46:50 EST 2010

mongrel_service version 0.4.beta2 has been released!

* <http://github.com/fauna/mongrel_service>

This plugin offer native win32 services for rails.
This replace mongrel_rails_service.

Since this is a pre-release gem, you can install it with:

gem install mongrel_service --prerelease

If no bug is found, expect an final release next week.


### 0.4.beta2 / 2010-01-01

* Enhancements:
  * Removed win32-service dependency, making mongrel_service more portable
    between Ruby implementations on Windows (One-Click and RubyInstaller)

  * Now mongrel log files are written to the path specified by --log option.
    Contribution by Daniel Gies (BigFix). Closes #44.

* Bugfixes:
  * Wait longer for child process terminate properly (max 20 seconds).
    Imported tests from RubyServices project. Closes #18.

  * Workaround Windows 2008 process detection issues forcing 'service'
    initialization parameter. Closes #54. [papillon]

  * Updated ServiceFB to work with FB > 0.18.

Luis Lavena
Perfection in design is achieved not when there is nothing more to add,
but rather when there is nothing more to take away.
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

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