Changelog - 2021


Please see Changelog for the latest changes

20.1.0 - 2021-02-12

  • document WEB_CONCURRENCY is set by, at least, Heroku
  • capture peername from accept: Avoid calls to getpeername by capturing the peer name returned by accept
  • log a warning when a worker was terminated due to a signal
  • fix tornado usage with latest versions of Django
  • add support for python -m gunicorn
  • fix systemd socket activation example
  • allows to set wsgi application in configg file using wsgi_app
  • document –timeout = 0
  • always close a connection when the number of requests exceeds the max requests
  • Disable keepalive during graceful shutdown
  • kill tasks in the gthread workers during upgrade
  • fix latency in gevent worker when accepting new requests
  • fix file watcher: handle errors when new worker reboot and ensure the list of files is kept
  • document the default name and path of the configuration file
  • document how variable impact configuration
  • document the $PORT environment variable
  • added milliseconds option to request_time in access_log
  • added PIP requirements to be used for example
  • remove version from the Server header
  • fix sendfile: use socket.sendfile instead of os.sendfile
  • reloader: use absolute path to prevent empty to prevent0 InotifyError when a file is added to the working directory
  • Add –print-config option to print the resolved settings at startup.
  • remove the –log-dict-config CLI flag because it never had a working format (the logconfig_dict setting in configuration files continues to work)

** Breaking changes **

  • minimum version is Python 3.5
  • remove version from the Server header

** Documentation **

** Others **

  • miscellaneous changes in the code base to be a better citizen with Python 3
  • remove dead code
  • fix documentation generation