[Catalyst] Testing server hangs with Safari and some others

Justin Guenther jguenther at gmail.com
Wed Jul 26 19:38:11 CEST 2006

On 7/26/06, Jonathan Rockway <jon at jrock.us> wrote:
> I had this problem (on many platforms) with older versions of TT.  For
> some reason, TT would time out if [% USE CGI %] appeared anywhere in any
> templates.  Sometimes.  Other times it wouldn't.  It was really weird,
> and I pulled out a lot of hair debugging it, but could never get enough
> info to file a bug report.  For all I know, this is still a problem; I
> stopped using CGI and just printed out my forms manually.  (I was also
> using cgi's escape function, to escape UTF-8 characters in URIs
> [required by the W3C, apparently, although I don't know why], but I
> eventually got TT's [% foo | uri | html %] to work -- if you set TT's
> charset to UTF-8, it won't escape URIs.  Irritating.  I reported this as
> a bug, and it was immediately marked "resolved" without being resolved.
> *sigh*)
> As for debugging this, use Carp and then "confess" in various places.
> Eventually you'll put the confess somewhere after the timeout, and then
> you can narrow down what exactly is causing the problem.  Although,
> sometimes catalyst eats dies for some reason, and you don't get this
> (with the server).  In that case, try just running perl -MMyApp -e
> 'MyApp->start'.
> Any advice from the developers on how to get "die" to be more fatal
> would be greatly appreciated :)

If you're talking about the issue with StackTrace, it's been resolved
(finally) in 0.06 (hit CPAN yesterday). I believe there was also an
issue with Authorization::ACL, but that's been fixed as well.

> Regards,
> Jonathan Rockway
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