diff docs/CHANGES @ 837:7abe5a3e5e8c

thread_monitor can write dumps to data_dir, updated CHANGES (already done in 1.5 branch)
author Thomas Waldmann <tw AT waldmann-edv DOT de>
date Thu, 15 Jun 2006 21:11:18 +0200
parents 538bf7495665
children 910ed4667859
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--- a/docs/CHANGES	Thu Jun 15 11:59:12 2006 +0200
+++ b/docs/CHANGES	Thu Jun 15 21:11:18 2006 +0200
@@ -99,9 +99,14 @@
       types because the official ones suck)
     * renamed parsers to module names representing sane mimetypes, e.g.:
       parser.wiki -> parser.text_moin_wiki
-    * Added thread_monitor. It can be activated using:
+    * Added thread_monitor debugging aid. It can be activated using:
       from MoinMoin.util import thread_monitor; thread_monitor.activate_hook()
-      or by requesting URL ...?action=thread_monitor
+      and then triggered by requesting URL ...?action=thread_monitor - please
+      be aware that monitoring threads has a big performance impact on its own,
+      so you only want to temporarily enable this for debugging.
+      By default, it dumps its output to the data_dir as tm_<timestamp>.log,
+      you can change this at bottom of action/thread_monitor.py if you want to
+      see output in your browser.
     * Introduced scope parameter to CacheEntry() - if you specify 'farm', it
       will cache into a common directory for all wikis in the same farm, if you
       specify 'wiki', it will use a cache directory per wiki and if you specify