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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Rails application only showing Nginx default page

I am having problems with my Rails application that will use Nginx and Passenger. I've already deployed the application and have setup the nginx config file as such: server { listen 80; ...
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Is AMD Opteron 3280, 8 cores, 32 GB DDR3 RAM will able to run 200 rails application and 200 mysql database [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my capacity planning? I am planning to hosing an rails application + Mysql in dedicated server maximum 200 replicated rails application with 200 ...
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Passenger not running continuously

I am wondering if somebody could inform me of the correct behaviour for a Rails app running through Rack/Passenger, as I am seeing some unusual behaviour on a production system which has never been ...
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Apache2: mod_wsgi and passenger do not get along

I'm trying to run an instance of apache2 on an ubuntu server with two virtual hosts. One for redmine(phusion passenger), and one for ReviewBoard(mod_wsgi). I haven't created a single server ...
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PostgreSQL 9.1 won't restore because “a user is connected”

I'm transferring a database as part of transferring a website. I've not used PostgreSQL before, so assume that I don't know much about it (I primarily use MySQL). We cannot directly connect the ...
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EC2, Ubuntu, RVM, Rails, Passenger, Apache — requests to my domain just time out

Problem: I believe I've done everything required to deploy my app, but when I go to my new URL, I get a "problem loading page, server took too long to respond" error from the browser. Stats: I'm ...
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Installing Passenger on CentOS 6.0 with the view to running my Puppet Master via Passenger

I'm attempting to configure Puppet to run via Passenger. I'm using this guide I've hit a bit of a brick wall. When I attempt to reload apache, I get the following error: [Sun Jul 15 19:38:44 2012] ...
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State of the art deploying Rails applications with git

I'm looking to group together the information on the current best practices for deploying a Rails application on a server I run (rather than, say, Heroku). The application is developed by multiple ...
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Multiple Rails apps on same subdomain?

I recently decided to try out Rails. When working with PHP, I simply had all of my PHP projects in the same directory. For example, I may have http://ubuntu/app1, http://ubuntu/app2, etc. I created a ...
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Rails with phusion passenger and wordpress

We had a site developed using on ruby on rails. It had Website Web services for mobile app Admin panel to manage data. We started using wordpress to manage site content. We have finished ...
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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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Showing Directory Root When Launching Rails App Using Apache2 and Passenger

I have done the following in an attempt to host a Rails 3.2.3 application using Apache 2.2.21 and Passenger 3.0.13: Installed gem Passenger rvmsudo passenger-install-apache2-module Added website ...
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vhost configuration for owncloud

I'm using apache2 for hosting owncloud. I configured a vhost file for owncloud, but every time I go on the site my browser downloads a ruby file. Here is my vhost configuration: <VirtualHost ...
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Cannot Install Phusion Passenger 3.0.13 with Nginx 1.2.1

I installed gem Passenger which installed 3.0.13. Then I executed passenger-install-nginx-module which is what the Nginx instructions on http://www.modrails.com said to do. It installs the latest ...
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Rails app deployment challenge, not finding database table in production.log

I'm trying to setup PasswordPusher as my first ruby app ever. Building and running the webrick server as instructed in README works fine. It was only when I tried to add Apache ProxyPass and ...
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Passenger error: No such file or directory - config/environment.rb

I installed Redmine on MacOSX Server 10.6.8 according to this installation description. So far everything works fine: When I start webrick the server serves the Redmine pages. The gems and redmine are ...
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Where do Passenger logs go?

I have a Rails application running on CentOS with Apache/Passenger, and I have a little problem: I don't have any logs for my Rails Application, What am I missing? This is my apache conf : ...
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Easy way to launch several rails apps on the server

I have several rails applications on my server. Each application uses its own rvm gemset. I'm using Thin as web server for each application, this servers installs as a gem separately for each ...
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Apache running as user 'apache', but files it creates are owned by 'nobody'

I have apache httpd 2.2 running as user 'apache'. However, any files it creates are owned by 'nobody'. Also, it can only access things that are accessible by user 'nobody'. It sure seems like apache ...
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Setting passenger with Apache virtual hosts?

I am setting up a new server which I intend to host multiple Ruby on Rails applications on. The server is running Ubuntu 10.04 LTS and I have set the Apache virtual hosts up so each application has ...
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Nginx - Passenger - Rails 3.2 not responding

I am struggeling to get my rails 3.2 app running on a nginx - passenger - ruby 1.9.3 setup. here is what I already did: installed passenger gem installed rvmsudo passenger-install-nginx-module I ...
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NGINX + Passenger Deployment of Redmine — 403 forbidden

Seen this question asked a few times, tried out several posted solutions without any luck. installed phusion passenger w/ nginx, running ruby 1.9.3 under a multi-user rvm install somewhat familiar ...
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How to install Phusion Passenger using RVM on Rackspace server?

I am getting ready to start hosting my own Ruby applications. I already have RVM installed on my production server. Now I would like to install Passenger. I have Ruby 1.9.2 set as the default. I ...
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How do I check what version of mod_passenger I'm running?

I'm running into an intermittent error with my Ruby app and I'm trying to figure out the context. I'm running mod_passenger off of Apache (on Dreamhost, if that matters). The error I'm getting is: [ ...
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Rails on Dreamhost dedicated alongside existing PHP apps

I'm a developer, and don't have much administration experience. The client wants to host a Rails 3.2 app on his Dreamhost dedicated server (running Debian) which already hosts a bunch of other sites ...
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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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Configure redmine that it responds on redmine.mydomain.com

I installed redmine just a few minutes (or hours?) ago and it works fine at my root domain "mydomain.com". But this is not what I want. What I want is my root domain pointing to some public stuff and ...
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Apache/Passenger and cpulimit

I run a ruby on rails site that processes email - the email is dumped directly into the web app via a POST from postfix. At times I can get a burst of email coming in causing a prolonged surge in ...
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Cannot connect to domain despite successful pings

Pings to my domain name work, but I can't connect via http. I've been trying various methods for a week now, but haven't come up with anything that worked. Any idea what's causing this? ...
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Rails showing files list and not running app

I followed this tutorial: http://railsapps.github.com/tutorial-rails-mongoid-devise.html Running nginx via proxy on port 8000. You can see it here. Why is it listing the files in the /public dir? ...
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Passenger fails to run on first load, but successfully launches after single refresh

I have a pretty simply passenger installation on my production server. It seems that every night the passenger process quits due to inactivity. When I hit the site in the morning, passenger starts up ...
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Rack processes taking over CPU under Passenger

I have a Spree site running the following stack: Nginx 1.0.8 Passenger 3.0.9 Ruby 1.9.2-p290 Rack 1.3.6 Rails 3.1.4 Spree 0.70.5 I recently upgraded from Spree 0.70.3, which also brought a Deface ...
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Mysterious Ruby processes on Rails server

I'm trying to chase a bug on a Rails site and I've noticed that there are recurring Ruby processes which are hogging CPU and won't go away. I'd like to suss out what's starting them and how to either ...
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Configure in Apache two Ruby on Rails apps in the same Server with same IP

I previously ran an two Ruby and Rails applications, one of them by using rails console command, the another one using Apache trough Phusion Passenger. Both applications ran in same IP, the only ...
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Can't install Passenger for Apache

To set up Passenger some packages must be installed, for example libcurl4-openssl-dev: user@ubuntu:~$ sudo apt-get install libcurl4-openssl-dev Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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Ruby on Rails/Passenger with Apache2 - setting up sub domains

I'm trying to configure Apache2 and mod_passenger so I can have one site at the root of the server example.com/ and another totally different rails instance at example.com/second. My ...
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Best Practice: RVM w/ Multiple Nginx-Passsenger Standalone Servers Running One App per Server

I'm wondering what would be the best approach to hosting multiple Rails applications where each application has a different gemset and may possibly use a different version of Ruby. I'm thinking of ...
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Unable to start the Phusion Passenger watchdog

I'm trying to install Passenger (mod_rails) on Apache2 server by using the command 1. gem install passenger 2. passenger-install-apache2-module Passenger gets installed and i added the below line ...
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Redmine suddenly stopped working. How to troubleshoot?

I was a happy user of redmine for like 6 months. My plan was to set it up and never update anything in order not to deal with dependencies and stuff. I'm using Ubuntu server 10.04 (Apache/Passenger) ...
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Setting up apache for rails on ubuntu

I have apache with the following 000-default file for my app <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName www.yourhost.com DocumentRoot /somewhere/public <Directory ...
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Timeouts somewhere on our stack (haproxy, nginx, rails, memcached)

We have some timeouts that are driving me crazy, under virtually no load (probably a couple people hitting the servers per minute). We use nginx to redirect non-SSL to SSL, terminate the SSL, and ...
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Sending HUP to Nginx resulting in never-dying old master process

Sometimes when I try to do a graceful restart by sending HUP to Nginx, I end up with a master process that never dies, it sticks around forever, and eventually my app becomes unresponsive and I have ...
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Nginx Passenger returning 500s for every request

Up until this point I've been using the standalone passenger (nginx-based) for my application. Everything works fine. I've decided to move to an nginx based solution since I need to be able to ...
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Apache Passenger displaying my Rails application contents?

I have installed mod_rails (phusion passenger) for Apache on Ubuntu 11.10. Ruby and Rails are running fine, and so does mod_rails. I have setup a site on dev.localhost, which is my ruby app. The app ...
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Passenger + nginx: application doesn't run in production mode

I'm using Passenger + Nginx to run a Rails app. If i use "rails_env development;" the application works fine. But if i run in production mode, i get "We're sorry, but something went wrong.". I did ...
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mod_rails. Apache + Nginx. After installing passenger Apache doesn't start

I've installed Nginx for optimizing the speed of Apache requests. For some weeks everything was fine, all my sites had started to fly indeed. BUT, I've decided to install passenger, and has broken my ...
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Nginx + Passenger = Slow response

I'm running nginx 1.0.4 with Passenger 3.0.11 and Rails applications and I've noticed that on every request I made, it takes about 5 seconds to respond for the first request, if I reload it, after the ...
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Routing non GET requests to passenger in Nginx

I have a Rails app that is caching pages in multiple custom directories. Everything works fine other than non GET requests, which are delivering 405 errors in Nginx because my configuration is not ...
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Rails application dying slowly on Mac Lion 10.7.2 with Phussion

I've asked this question over at stackoverflow, but I thought someone here might have insight as well. I've recently deployed my first Rails application on a Mac mini running Lion 10.7.2 with Apache ...