3
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0answers
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Rails 4 Unicorn+Nginx on Ubuntu 13.04 VPS keeps crashing

I bought a years subscription at bluevm.com (found some coupon code, it was only about $15 for a whole year) to launch my first Rails Production server. I'm running Nginx with Unicorn and MySQL on ...
2
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1answer
82 views

Mongodb production server too slow compared to staging

We have two sets of db and app servers running on Rackspace VPS. Production and Staging. The app is on Rails and db is MongoDB. While staging(with as many documents as prod, 55k) works just fine, ...
0
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0answers
66 views

Dedicated server vs VPS: advice on scaling site

We could use advice on a scaling/ops issue. We have a simple mobile app that runs on Rails 3.2.12 and uses MongoMapper instead of ActiveRecord. There is one database call that sporadically performs ...
0
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1answer
606 views

Linode setup via Chef [closed]

I'm working on setting up a Linode VPS from scratch but instead of doing it manually I wish to use Chef so I can easily automate it in the future. The question I have is: I realise you can set up ...
0
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1answer
295 views

Solutions to deploy rails 3 app on cPanel shared host

I have a ruby on rails 3 app running on my local machine, and I'd like to deploy it onto a cPanel shared server now, where I have shell access. I know mongrel isn't supported as of now on cPanel, but ...
0
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2answers
157 views

Moving from a VPS host to EC2 with as little downtime as possible

We have a rather large server stack (more than 30 machines), and we can't go on using our current VPS provider. we must move, and Amazon's EC2 seems to be our solution. We use rails, mysql, mongo, ...
0
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1answer
509 views

Which Linode stackScript is best for PHP and Ruby on Rails production environment?

I'm completely new to setting up a server. Which Linode StackScript is most suited (would require less configuration) for deploying web apps written in PHP as well as in Ruby on Rails?
2
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3answers
141 views

How do I get started learning how to host my own VPS? [closed]

I am about to roll out a webapp that I developed in Rails, and am at the hosting decision stage. I am trying to figure out how to proceed. i.e. do I go Heroku or manage my own VPS. I like having ...
0
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4answers
236 views

What VPS should I use for my soon-to-launch Rails app? [closed]

I'm about to launch my first Rails app, but I haven't yet selected who I'm going to use for my VPS. I'm aware of Linode, Slicehost, and pgrmr as options. Any specific pros and cons about each? What ...
1
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1answer
303 views

How many Rails apps can I run with VPS?

I've been playing around with Rails and have developed a few simple apps. I'm considering purchasing a VPS to host these apps and was wondering how much I could expect to put on it. The product I've ...
4
votes
2answers
632 views

Which VPS configuration would be better?

I currently have a VPS at HostingRails.com, and am rather disappointed with the service so I have been considering switching to linode instead. I have three rails applications (my live application, ...
5
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9answers
1k views

384 MB enough for a starter VPS?

I'm considering to rent a VPS with 384 MB memory. It would run on CentOS and would have cPanel with Apache 2 / MySQL and Phusion Passenger with nginx / sqlite. What do you think, will it have enough ...
4
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5answers
5k views

Running Ruby on Rails App on Apache + Passenger == to much memory

I'm running redmine (a RoR app) on my server using passenger / Apache 2.2. Passenger and ruby are using way too much memory. Is there a more memory effective way to run redmine/ruby? I only need to ...