On Tuesday 20 September 2005 3:47 pm, Rick Nooner wrote:

> I don't see a stability issue right now and haven't for several years.  I
> have a system that's been running using Ruby 1.6 24/7 for a year and a half
> doing over 11 million transactions a day.  It does data collection from
> over 2000 machines every 5 mins, massages the data then inserts it into a
> postgres database.  That's pretty stable.

Ditto.  I run millions of dynamic web requests through daemon processes 
persistent for weeks at a time with no stability issues nor memory leaks.

I had some problems with Ruby 1.6.7/1.6.8 in this regard, but since 1.8.x 
stability has been fantastic.


Kirk Haines