Phusion Passenger (originally called mod_rails or mod_rack) is a Rails application server designed for easy deployment and low maintenance hosting of Rack apps, including Rails, Sinatra, Camping, and other ruby-based web development micro-frameworks. Passenger supports both Apache and NGinx ...

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Nginx stops serving passenger app (503)

I'm deploying a rails app through passenger and nginx (utilizing an elastic-search server which is running on the same machine) on a Ubuntu system. This works perfectly for about twelve hours. Then, ...
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How to configure http.conf without a ServerName?

I've the following example given to me to set up rails on CentOS with apache / passenger: <virtualhost *:80> RailsEnv development ServerName app.com ServerAlias www.app.com DocumentRoot ...
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Default Apache test page when on SSL

I have the exact same configuration for my rails site on a staging server and a production server, aside from the "staging" vs "production" in the file paths. They're both set up to redirect all ...
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Nginx Installed w/Passenger but No Command Line

I installed Passenger and Nginx on Ubuntu 12.10 using the following command: passenger-install-nginx-module (following instructions at www.modrails.com/documentation/Users guide Nginx.html). When I ...
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Passenger complains about Apache permissions despite 777

I installed Redmine on Fedora 18. The installation works when tested with webrick, as explained in the official HowTo. Now I want to use Passenger and Apache to host Redmine. What I get is: ...
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Why does amazon ec2 have downtime after deploy when other identical servers do not?

This has puzzled me for the past few months...I'm admittedly new to server administration and I took a stab running a production rails app over at EC2. While I've learned a lot and feel pretty ...
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502 Bad Gateway error after failed requests using Passenger

I've got a staging server running nginx 1.0.5 using Rails 3.1 under Passenger 3.0.9. The problem is that a request sent just after one where there's an application error return 502 Bad Gateway. To ...
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Can we configure HTTP response code headers?

We're stumped. We're getting a new header in our Apache httpd + Passenger web server we didn't expect. We have a sensitive web client reading this we cannot modify at this time. Can we modify this ...
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Rails Passenger Nginx cannot load such file — bundler

I have set up Rails, Passenger, nginx, and PostgreSQL on Ubuntu Server 12.04LTS. Upon trying to access the application/website, however, I am greeted with an error page saying that the application ...
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Multiple Rails/Rack apps Nginx one for each subdomain

I just hired a VPS with Ubuntu 12.10 x64. I've managed to get one Rails app running with passenger-nginx. Now I want to run another app as a subdomain, say for example admin.mydomain.com. How can I do ...
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Running roundcube alongside passenger on nginx

I have recently tried to install passenger on nginx. The installation works and everything is good. However I would like to run roundcube webmail on my server as well. Basically my problem is that ...
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Error installing nginx with Passenger on Ubuntu 12.10 for Ruby 2.0.0 [closed]

I am attempting to install nginx to run a Rails site (3.2.13) with Passenger (4.0.0.rc5) on Ruby 2.0.0-p0 via RVM. I have successfully installed the Passenger gem, but when running: rvmsudo ...
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Getting Redmine integrated with svn while running passenger as user www-data

I'm having some problems getting passenger and svn to work in Redmine. System Ubuntu 12.04 Apache 2.2.22 PassengerRuby 1.9.1 Passenger 3.0.19 Problem When I let Passenger do it's normal user ...
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Pass on passenger_base_uri to Rails app

We built a Rails app that consists of the following routes: namespace :api do namespace :v1 do resources ... end end That means, all controllers are reachable via ...
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Duplicate requests with different IPs from client causing duplicate actions in Ruby on Rails 3.2 controller

I have been trying to figure this issue out for a while re-checking my code and searching on the internet, I found some possible answers if the cause was something else but nothing exactly like I have ...
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No data received - Passenger, (52) Empty reply from server

I had setup Elastic Beanstalk for my rails application last month (Passenger). All was good.. but all of a sudden, my servers are not responding well. My application access gives 'No data received - ...
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How can I make apache use PHP over passenger by default?

Here's my setup: I have an apache server running a number of virtual hosts, each of them using PHP. I now have a rails app I want to install to a subdirectory for one of the sites (a subdomain would ...
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Sporatic 502 errors with Ruby on Rails site running on Nginx

My Ruby on Rails site is throwing sporadic 502 errors. It is running on Nginx, installed with Passenger, and is hosted on a server running Ubuntu 10.04. It seems that the errors are becoming more and ...
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Problems with apache2 and SSL not load files CSS and JS

I have an application in Ruby on Rails 3.2.8, and I'm using passenger-Nginx as Web Server on port 3037 with Apache2 and SSL using ProxyPass and ProxyPassReverse. My problem is, when load in chrome or ...
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have redmine running on apache2 with passenger

I am trying to have redmine running on my Ubuntu 12.04 / Apache/2.2.22 server. I am following this documentation which worked just fine on my laptop, but can't get it to work on my aws webserver. I'm ...
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mod_ssl and apache cipher suite client connections

Just starting out with managing an Apache server. Running into some issues while trying to integrate with a vendor API. I've verified all of the basic infrastructure issues (DNS, TCP ports, etc.) and ...
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Issue serving static contents securely via nginx X-Accel and rails send_file

I am trying to serve static contents via nginx & rails using X-Accel-Redirect. My actual static content directort located at rails root folder like this rails_root\books. This is my nginx config ...
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URL Rewriting and Rack base paths

I'm trying to set up a Rails website on Bluehost and I'm having trouble with the path helpers. As I don't want to monkey-patch Rails, I'm trying to solve this through .htaccess. Here's the scenario: ...
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mod-redmine && mod-passenger: Passenger refuses to load (here: Redmine) after rewrite uri. Where to put RailsBaseURI?

i've a working Redmine-instance at /var/lib/redmine. (Redmine configuration is not the issue) ln -s /var/lib/redmine/public /var/www/redmine chown -R www-data:www-data /var/www/redmine echo ...
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Cannot Start Passenger 3.0.18 Using Mountain Lion (OS X Server) and RVM

I recently did a clean install of Mountain Lion on my Mac Mini Server. I installed version 3.0.18 using a gem according to the directions on http://www.phusionpassenger.com with no errors that I ...
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Passenger nginx install doesn't come with a service to restart nginx?

How do you restart nginx on a Ubuntu passenger-nginx install? I installed passenger, and then it automatically installed nginx. However there's no command to restart nginx anywhere. I tried service ...
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How to investigate requests per second that are coming in?

If I have a server that is running Nginx + Passenger (mod_rails) how would I figure out how many requests a second are coming in?
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Installation issues with Passenger with Apache on OS X 10.8

I'm trying to get Passenger working on Mountain Lion after the upgrade from 10.7, but I'm having issues when running passenger-install-apache2-module: g++ ext/apache2/HelperAgent.cpp -o ...
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How can I configure apache to respond 400 when request contains an invalid byte sequence?

On web application someone is making invalid HTTP request containing invalid bytes. According to RFC 3986, section 2 only ASCII characters are allowed in the HTTP Request line. However I am receiving ...
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passenger-status - ERROR: Phusion Passenger doesn't seem to be running

My server is: Server version: Apache/2.2.11 (Ubuntu) Server built: Aug 16 2010 17:44:11 My ruby version ruby 1.9.2p136 (2010-12-25 revision 30365) [x86_64-linux]. I've installed passenger 3.0.7 ...
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What do you use to Monitor Server CPU spikes / processes

Sometimes, My apache/Passenger Rails server just spikes to 100% CPU usage and stops working. I need a way to monitor what process spikes it to 100% usage ?. What tools can i use to monitor such things ...
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Site available on internal network, but not from external networks

I've got a ruby on rails application running on apache2 with phusion-passenger. The application works flawlessly on the local trusted network, but I can't access it on our wireless (untrusted) or any ...
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Installed Redmine, now phpmyadmin results in “Cannot start Ruby on Rails application”

I recently installed Redmine on an Ubuntu 12.04 + Apache server, and it is working fine. However, my phpmyadmin site is giving me a bizarre error when I go to https://phpmyadmin.example.com: Here ...
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Mod_rails slow boot

I'm completely new in Rails and I'm facing this problem: My application runs fine on my development machine when I use script/server (called webrick I guess) The problem is when I put the ...
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What are the benefits of running a app server in user space, like Unicorn, as opposed to as sudo?

I've been using Phusion Passenger + Rails/Sinatra for a lot of projects. Passenger runs under the main Nginx or Apache process. But I'm interested in Unicorn, partly because it runs in user space. ...
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Install passenger with yum-installed nginx

Is it possible to install passenger into nginx that has been installed previously using yum? I need to provide a directory prefix for the install-nginx-module, just wondering where that would be on ...
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Start Redmine automatically

I use Redmine with Passenger, RVM and Linux. To start Redmine I use next commands: su redmine cd /www/public/redmine rvmsudo passenger start -p 85 -d --user=pass What is the best way to start it ...
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Passenger Enterprise edition - “Mass Deployment” clarification

We're thinking about purchasing a license for Passenger Enterprise, and I'm looking for a better explanation about the "Mass Deployment" feature in Passenger Enterprise Edition. Say you have Rails 3 ...
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Capistrano + Nginx + Passenger = 403

I asked this over at stackoverflow as well, but still haven't received any answers that have helped me to solve this problem. I have spent almost a week at this point trying to solve the issue, and ...
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Passenger on apache hangs taking up all application processes with very high CPU IO Wait

I'm running a set of rails apps on a server under Apache/Passenger. One of the apps keeps getting into a state where the load on the machine gets very high and the machine becomes unresponsive with ...
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passenger and apache memory usage

On a "CentOS release 6.2 (Final)" server (with Ruby 1.9.3 and Rails 3.2), and using more memory than expected. Looking at passenger-memory-stats I see a couple of HUGE httpd processes... any thoughts ...
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Application specific environment on the same server in Nginx/Passenger

I have two Rails applications (say app1 and app2) deployed using Nginx/Passenger. The server definition in nginx.conf looks like this: server { rails_env demo; client_max_body_size ...
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is it possible to have two web servers hosted at different places share the same domain name?

say I have a wordpress site: https://www.foobar.com and I want to have an entry point to a rails app at a certain subdirectory within that same domain: https://www.foobar.com/rails_app I know this ...
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Phusion Passenger setting PassengerPreStart does not activate using service httpd start

I'm running Phusion Passenger on RHEL, hosting a Rails application. I can successfully start up a passenger instance on Apache startup using the Passenger setting PassengerPreStart, but only if I ...
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Relative path incorrect in the view layer when hosting a rails3 app in a subdirectory using passenger and apache

I want to host multiple Rails apps on a multiple server using sub-directories. And have encountered some relative path problems. I have made a symbolic link to the app's public directory and placed ...
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Can't install nginx with passenger after ubuntu server 12.04 upgrade

I'm trying to install nginx with passenger support on 12.04 I've used the brightbox repo before but that doesn't work now. I've also tried ppa:nginx/stable but when I try to run sudo apt-get install ...
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Puppet master fails to run under nginx+passenger configuration as rack app, works when run as system service

I get the error [anadi@bangda ~]# tail -f /var/log/nginx/error.log [ pid=19741 thr=23597654217140 file=utils.rb:176 time=2012-09-17 12:52:43.307 ]: *** Exception LoadError in ...
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Apache2 graceful restart stops proxying requests to passenger

Issue with apache mod proxy, it stops proxying requests after a graceful restart but not all the time. It seems to happen only on a Sunday when a graceful restart is triggered by logrotate. [Sun ...
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I Can't Get Ruby on Rails + Passenger + Apache to Work

I'm sorry if this is a stupid question, but I can't get Ruby on Rails to work on my Apache server. I'm using Phusion Passenger (mod_rails, mod_rack) for app deployment. Here is my RoR-specific ...
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403 Forbidden

Here is my Nginx config: user pass users; worker_processes 1; events { worker_connections 1024; } http { passenger_root /usr/lib64/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/passenger-3.0.7; passenger_ruby ...