mod_rails aka mod_rack aka mod_ruby

Dan M strangepics at
Sun Jun 15 01:57:36 MSD 2008

On Fri, Jun 13, 2008 at 6:24 AM, Manlio Perillo
<manlio_perillo at> wrote:
> As I have said, you are generalizing.

> Embedding in Nginx is quite different than embedding in Apache.
It's still embedding. Let web servers be web servers and application
servers and languages be separate.
Roger Hoover put it well in the above post.

> Ok.
> But, please, tell me what's the the difference if this "backend" server is
> implemented in pure Python or embedded in Nginx!

The difference is it's not embedded in nginx. We have plenty of
bloated and insecure software.


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