Opened 11 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

#2073 closed defect (wontfix)

Display a sensible error when railsport can't contact the SQL server

Reported by: avar Owned by: Tom Hughes
Priority: minor Milestone:
Component: website Version:
Keywords: Cc:


Right now it just croaks with a general 500 error.

Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 9 years ago by Tom Hughes

Resolution: wontfix
Status: newclosed

If the database is down, and the site hasn't deliberately been put in offline mode, then we're fubared anyway and a 500 is fine. I don't see any point spending a lot of time trying to tunnel deep enough into rails to intercept the error and do something else.

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