2.1.7 Release Notes¶
Channels 2.1.7 is another bugfix release in the 2.1 series, and the last release (at least for a long while) with Andrew Godwin as the primary maintainer.
Thanks to everyone who has used, supported, and contributed to Channels over the years, and I hope we can keep it going with community support for a good while longer.
Bugfixes & Small Changes¶
- HTTP request body size limit is now enforced (the one set by the
database_sync_to_asyncnow closes old connections before it runs code, which should prevent some connection errors in long-running pages or tests.
- The auth middleware closes old connections before it runs, to solve similar old-connection issues.
Backwards Incompatible Changes¶