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“How do I stop bit.ly from adding trailing slashes to my URLs?”
If you have a url of the form
http://maps.google.com?q=37.7,+-122.4 then bit.ly will normalize it by adding a trailing slash:
http://maps.google.com?q=37.7,+-122.4/. However, the work around is to instead correctly insert the slash yourself:
“Mongrel is raising undefined constant exceptions. How do we stop this or workaround it?”
A non-threaded Rails 2.1 application using Pivotal Labs’ Desert Plugin gets occasional
NameError exceptions about undefined constants that should have been loaded by Rails / Desert. The application preloads all dependencies and the errors don’t occur until there is a request; it’s not the same
NameError every time.
No one had seen this behavior and so the main suggestion was to upgrade Rails. A work around to make monit reload the Mongrel process is to have Mongrel exit on
NameError exceptions by calling
Process.exit in a