0.21.2 Released

Tuesday, December 26, 2017 | Posted in Release

Pony 0.21.2 is a recommended update. It fixes an issue introduced in 0.21.1 that could result in programs not shutting down as expected.

Don’t suspend schedulers if terminating and reset steal_attempts on wake

Pony 0.21.1 introduced dynamic scheduler thread scaling. As part of that change, a bug was introduced that could result in a program not shutting down.

Fixed

  • Don’t suspend schedulers if terminating and reset steal_attempts on wake (PR #2447)

AUTHOR

Sean T. Allen

Sean is a member of the Pony core team. His turn-ons include programming languages, distributed computing, Hiwatt amplifiers, and Fender Telecasters. His turn-offs include mayonnaise, stirring yogurt, and sloppy code. He is one of the authors of Storm Applied, and VP of Enginerring at Wallaroo Labs.