The FriendFeed application is written using a web framework that looks a bit like web.py 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 because it is non-blocking and very fast, built so to handle FriendFeed's real-time updating features.
· Python 2.5, 2.6 and 3.2
· Python's simplejson module
What's New in This Release: [ read full changelog ]
· tornado.auth.TwitterMixin now defaults to version 1.1 of the Twitter API, instead of version 1.0 which is being discontinued on June 11. It also now uses HTTPS when talking to Twitter.
· Fixed a potential memory leak with a long chain of gen.coroutine or gen.engine functions.