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* [PATCH] doc: additional disclaimers
@ 2017-01-12 22:45 Eric Wong
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From: Eric Wong @ 2017-01-12 22:45 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: rainbows-public

Honestly, these disclaimers should've been there all along;
and should apply to all servers handling multiple clients
within a single process.
 README                       | 9 +++++++++
 lib/rainbows/configurator.rb | 5 +++++
 2 files changed, 14 insertions(+)

diff --git a/README b/README
index ac10375..027f58a 100644
--- a/README
+++ b/README
@@ -159,6 +159,15 @@ don't email the git mailing list or maintainer with \Rainbows! patches.
 There is NO WARRANTY whatsoever if anything goes wrong, but let us know
 and we'll try our best to fix it.
+Rainbows! is extremely sensitive to fatal bugs in the apps it hosts.
+Each Rainbows! worker process may be handling thousands of clients;
+unexpectedly killing the process will abort _all_ of those
+connections.  Lives may be lost!
+Rainbows! hackers are not responsible for your application/library bugs.
+Use an application server which is tolerant of buggy applications
+if you cannot be bothered to fix all your fatal bugs.
 == Contact
 All feedback (bug reports, user/development discussion, patches, pull
diff --git a/lib/rainbows/configurator.rb b/lib/rainbows/configurator.rb
index 10cb60d..d82002e 100644
--- a/lib/rainbows/configurator.rb
+++ b/lib/rainbows/configurator.rb
@@ -6,6 +6,11 @@
 # block, otherwise Unicorn::Configurator directives may be used anywhere
 # in the file.
+# Warning: The "timeout" directive in unicorn is far more dangerous
+# in Rainbows!, since ALL requests running on a process will be lost
+# on worker death, not just one.  Instead, handle application-level
+# timeouts yourself: https://bogomips.org/unicorn/Application_Timeouts.html
 #   Rainbows! do
 #     use :ThreadSpawn # concurrency model to use
 #     worker_connections 400

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* [ANN] Rainbows! 5.1.0 - rack 2.x compat, EM fixes
@ 2017-01-12 22:48 Eric Wong
  0 siblings, 0 replies; 2+ results
From: Eric Wong @ 2017-01-12 22:48 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: rainbows-public; +Cc: Julia López Aladro, alex0375

This release now supports rack 2.x along with existing rack 1.x
applications.  Additionally, we now wait for deferred actions
for EventMachine users on graceful shutdown.

Thanks to Julia López Aladro and <alex0375@gmail.com> for
bringing up these changes in the open-to-all
rainbows-public@bogomips.org mailing list:



There's also a few documentation and test fixes.

9 changes since Rainbows! 5.0.0:

      doc: bump olddoc to ~> 1.2 for extra NNTP URLs
      doc: move homepage and update URLs to HTTPS
      doc: Static_Files: remove Future section
      tests: use correct file:// URL for random_blob path
      support rack 2.x
      Revert "t/t0044-autopush.sh: remove test"
      tests: re-enable EventMachine tests, again
      eventmachine: wait for deferred actions to finish
      doc: additional disclaimers

Rainbows! is maintained as long as anybody uses it,
but I don't recommend using it for new apps:


* https://bogomips.org/rainbows/
* rainbows-public@bogomips.org
* https://bogomips.org/rainbows-public/
* git clone git://bogomips.org/rainbows.git
* https://bogomips.org/rainbows/NEWS.atom.xml
* nntp://news.public-inbox.org/inbox.comp.lang.ruby.rainbows
* nntp://news.gmane.org/gmane.comp.lang.ruby.rainbows.general


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