Using Mongrel but not Rails?


This is not really rails related... but a question about Mongrel. I
can't seem to find this information anywhere. We've got an application
here running Apache Solr/Lucene and am interested in having a cluster
of Mogrel's + Apache w/load balancer run it. Anyone have any idea how
this can be done? Any of the most tiniest of hints would be greatly


I don't know offhand, but there is a mongrel user's list:


I recently had to write a service that ran on "raw Mongrel". An
online copy of the docs are available here:

Most of my heavy lifting was done inside a Mongrel::HttpHandler
registered with the server. I'd start with the Mongrel::HttpServer
documentation, and there are examples scattered throughout.