[Twisted-web] Different behavior of twistd with and without -n
terry at jon.es
Thu May 24 12:04:57 EDT 2007
>>>>> "JP" == Jean-Paul Calderone <exarkun at divmod.com> writes:
JP> A completely wild guess is that forking is confusing PyLucene in a
JP> fatal way. Are you importing PyLucene in the .tac file itself? If so,
JP> it may help to avoid doing this, so that no code from PyLucene even
JP> gets a chance to run until after the process has already daemonized.
Hi JP. Thanks for the suggestion.
Yes, the PyLucene import does happen as a result of an import in the .tac
file. I just made some changes to delay the import until PyLucene is
actually needed. That didn't work, and nor did further hiding the import by
Is it right that all the -n switch to twistd does is prevent the fork?
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