Forum: Ruby on Rails Creating a callback for ActionMailer

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0af05eaf8b6b39fb3fc9d0f502bec13a?d=identicon&s=25 Ben V (Guest)
on 2007-01-24 03:47
in my application I use Actionmailer with Google Apps over TLS to send
email from a forgotten password form. Unfortunately, sometimes it fails
to deliver the mail. In this event, I have a simple rescue block, but it
takes a while to timeout, meaning it will take 30+ seconds to catch the
error. Unfortunately, I can't have the same SMTP timeout for each part
of the application. Is there any way for me to create a callback that
errors out after 15 seconds by running two threads simultaneously
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