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Latest commit 279e7f5 Oct 25, 2016 @locker locker committed with rtsisyk iproto: do not close connection if failed to decode request
If we managed to get the request length, we don't need to close the
connection on decode failure.

Note in test/box/ in order to make the server close the
connection, x_fatal() now has to send a request which doesn't start with

Closes #1654
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FreeBSD/databases/tarantool Update URL for source tarball, fix debian/watch Sep 1, 2016
cmake Fix -DENABLE_GCOV=ON in luajit.cmake Oct 26, 2016
debian Debian: optimize tarantool-lts conflicts Oct 26, 2016
doc doc: the site and the user guide was moved to a separate repository Jul 5, 2016
extra gh-1878: Export some lua tuple functions Oct 28, 2016
rpm Remove unused lz4 library Sep 29, 2016
src iproto: do not close connection if failed to decode request Oct 28, 2016
test-run @ c5a6a08 lua xlog reader module Oct 24, 2016
test iproto: do not close connection if failed to decode request Oct 28, 2016
third_party gh-1765: Implement ASAN builds Oct 17, 2016
.appveyor.yml windows: add .appveyor.yml to enable Appveyor CI Oct 16, 2015 Use Debug configuration for code coverage analisys Oct 26, 2016
.gdbinit Initial public import Sep 8, 2010
.gitignore Debian: fix "tarantool.1: No such file or directory" on buildd Oct 6, 2016
.gitmodules Remove unused lz4 library Sep 29, 2016
.travis.yml Travis CI: allow failure of OS X build Oct 23, 2016
AUTHORS Update AUTHORS Jul 21, 2016
CMakeLists.txt gh-1765: Implement ASAN builds Oct 17, 2016
Doxyfile Fix #1020: Build warnings when building public C API manual Sep 15, 2015 Move module.h to src/ Nov 13, 2015
LICENSE Update AUTHORS, tweak LICENSE May 20, 2016
README.FreeBSD Update README.FreeBSD: no need to use GCC any more Dec 24, 2015
README.MacOSX Update homebrew building instructions Jan 29, 2016 Remove build status until there is a stable criteria for it Jul 14, 2016
TODO Move away from launchpad bugs in the manual, web site comments, crash… Oct 5, 2013
snapcraft.yaml Add Snappy package Aug 19, 2016


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Tarantool is an in-memory database and application server.

Key features of the application server:

  • 100% compatible drop-in replacement for Lua 5.1, based on LuaJIT 2.1. Simply use #!/usr/bin/tarantool instead of #!/usr/bin/lua in your script.
  • full support for Lua modules and a rich set of own modules, including cooperative multitasking, non-blocking I/O, access to external databases, etc

Key features of the database:

  • MsgPack data format and MsgPack based client-server protocol
  • two data engines: 100% in-memory with optional persistence and a 2-level disk-based B-tree, to use with large data sets
  • multiple index types: HASH, TREE, RTREE, BITSET
  • asynchronous master-master replication
  • authentication and access control
  • the database is just a C extension to the app server and can be turned off

Supported platforms are Linux/x86 and FreeBSD/x86, Mac OS X.

Tarantool is ideal for data-enriched components of scalable Web architecture: queue servers, caches, stateful Web applications.

To download and install Tarantool as a binary package for your OS, please visit

To build Tarantool from source, see detailed instructions in the Tarantool documentation at

Please report bugs at We also warmly welcome your feedback in the discussion mailing list,

Thank you for your interest in Tarantool!