Well, it's been a bit crazy and I haven't written a blog post in ages. I have several brewing, but had just been too busy at work (and a ton of travel for personal fun) to really have the excess time to write.
This return post will not have much content but will announce that I'm a big boy now.
In the 1.6.3 release of the App Engine SDK (and hence runtime), three nifty changes of mine were included. Two of them even made the Release Notes:
- Code that inherits from the deferred library's
TaskHandlercan now define custom handling of exceptions.
- See issue 6478
- Fixed an issue so that a deferred task retries like a push queue task
when using the
- See issue 6412
In addition, the one that was most confusing to fix didn't make it into any set of Release Notes, but I "closed" the issue that I originally opened on StackOverflow. Checkout the diff to see the details. I'll follow up with a summary of each of the fixes in a later post.