Posts tagged queue

Oct04

Peons: A simple fail-safe queue

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Peons:

n. Hard working dependable slaves, with a keen attention to mining your gold.

If you have been doing a lot of web apps lately, chances are that you have noticed the massive attention towards background processing queues. Peons is just a simple, yet robust attempt, to solve the same problem, albeit with less code.

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Nov04

Latest and Greatest?

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I have been very interested and locked to background processing ever since I've employed it. I have tried Starling, Delayed::Job, beanstalk, ActiveMessaging, ZeroMQ, and RabbitMQ. Here's a quick rundown:

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