Open source version of the scalable, non-blocking web server and tools that power FriendFeed

Tornado is an open source version of the scalable, non-blocking web server and tools that power FriendFeed. The FriendFeed application is written using a web framework that looks a bit like or Google's webapp, but with additional tools and optimizations to take advantage of the underlying non-blocking infrastructure.

The framework is distinct from most mainstream web server frameworks (and certainly most Python frameworks) because it is non-blocking and reasonably fast. Because it is non-blocking and uses epoll, it can handle thousands of simultaneous standing connections, which means it is ideal for real-time web services. We built the web server specifically to handle FriendFeed's real-time features — every active user of FriendFeed maintains an open connection to the FriendFeed servers. (For more information on scaling servers to support thousands of clients, see The C10K problem.)

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py38-0001-test-silence-deprecation-warning.patch 0000001350 1.32 KB 6 months
py38-0002-dont-log-CancelledError.patch 0000002434 2.38 KB 6 months
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tornado-4.5.3.tar.gz 0000484221 473 KB over 2 years
tornado-testsuite_timeout.patch 0000001944 1.9 KB over 2 years
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