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From: Eric Wong <normalperson@yhbt.net>
To: ruby-talk@ruby-lang.org, yahns-public@yhbt.net
Subject: [ANN] yahns 1.12.1 -_- sleepy app server for Ruby
Date: Mon, 22 Feb 2016 00:43:10 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20160222-yahns-1.12.1-released@yhbt.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20160214-yahns-1.12.0-released@yhbt.net>

A Free Software, multi-threaded, non-blocking network
application server designed for low _idle_ power consumption.
It is primarily optimized for applications with occasional users
which see little or no traffic.  yahns currently hosts Rack/HTTP
applications, but may eventually support other application
types.  Unlike some existing servers, yahns is extremely
sensitive to fatal bugs in the applications it hosts.


    yahns 1.12.1 - more TLS fixes

    Most notably release fixes TLS output buffering for large
    responses to slow clients.  For Rack HTTPS users,
    env['SERVER_PORT'] also defaults to 443 properly unless the
    Host: request header specifies differently.

    Also, the extras/autoindex change is to make our own directory
    listing look nicer as we use Let's Encrypt and don't want to
    waste space listing ".well-known/" directory contents on:


    Yes, we really do care how our homepage looks!

    6 changes since v1.12.0:
          extras/autoindex: support hiding dotfiles
          fix output buffering with SSL_write
          https: ensure SERVER_PORT defaults to 443
          test_ssl: check SERVER_PORT when parsed from Host: header
          doc: mention kqueue/kevent alongside epoll
          doc: more minor updates

Please note the disclaimer:

  yahns is extremely sensitive to fatal bugs in the apps it hosts.  There
  is no (and never will be) any built-in "watchdog"-type feature to kill
  stuck processes/threads.  Each yahns process may be handling thousands
  of clients; unexpectedly killing the process will abort _all_ of those
  connections.  Lives may be lost!

  yahns 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.

* git clone git://yhbt.net/yahns
* http://yahns.yhbt.net/README
* http://yahns.yhbt.net/NEWS.atom.xml
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  parent reply	other threads:[~2016-02-22  0:43 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2016-02-14 22:37 [ANN] yahns 1.12.0 " Eric Wong
2016-02-15  6:00 ` Eric Wong
2016-02-22  0:43 ` Eric Wong [this message]
2016-03-01  1:58   ` [ANN] yahns 1.12.2 " Eric Wong

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