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Rails program is not being run on apache + passenger - only directory listing

I have successfully installed Phusion passenger + Apache 2 + Rails 3.1 program + git on a linux Debian 6. I ran passenger-install-apache2-module and followed the configuration instructions. I followed ...
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Website offline message when server is unreachable

Is there a way to display a website offline/maintenance message to users who try and visit a website where the physical server is offline. The scenario: We have multiple client websites running at ...
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Coreos auto scaling with docker and fleetctl on AWS

I spent a lot of time evaluating different ways to deploy an application to the cloud (let's assume AWS for this question) in the last few weeks but couldn't really find a satisfying solution. We ...
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Why is my Rails application hanging?

I have a Rails application of moderate complexity running under Apache/Passenger which becomes unresponsive after periods of idleness. It takes several minutes to respond, but can be temporarily ...
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Ruby Enter Your Password to Create App

I have just installed ruby on rails on a Centos server with directadmin following http://blog.ilwilliams.net/installing-rails-3-with-apache-on-centos/ I'm now in a non privileged user account ...
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Error 'you must supply a name when declaring a config resouce' when deploying a rails app to OpsWorks

When moving a rails app from engine yard to OpsWorks, I am getting the following error: Error executing action `deploy` on resource 'deploy[{{ app path }}]' you must supply a name when declaring a ...
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SELinux - logrotate is not rotating NGINX logs

I am using CentOS, NGINX and Passenger to serve a Rails application. I have SELinux activated, and have had a series of problems with logrotate. I have been able to resolve most of the issues by ...
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What could cause Ruby's free heap slots to rapidly increase?

I'm diagnosing why our Rails servers seem to leak memory. In looking at New Relic today, I noticed that "Free heap slots" of our Ruby VMs seems to jump from almost nothing up to the baseline level of ...
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Restore a versioned S3 bucket to a particular point in time

Let's say I've got S3 versioning enabled for my bucket: http://docs.aws.amazon.com/AmazonS3/latest/dev/Versioning.html Then, let's say someone (for example, junior employee) messes up the S3 bucket ...
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500 error with deploying rails application via apache2+passenger

I finally completed my own app, so the only work left is deploying the app. I'm using Ubuntu 10.04 and apache2(installed by apt-get), so I'm trying to deploy through passenger. I installed passenger ...
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Rails + Nginx + Unicorn multiple apps

I get the server where is currently installed two apps and i need to add another one, here is my configs. nginx.conf user www-data www-data; worker_processes 4; pid /var/run/nginx.pid; events { ...
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Nginx + Unicorn multiple apps with locations - routing

I would like to run multiple rails apps with just using different location blocks. Different unicorn workers are started and configured, they are working just fine. Every app is under the same ...
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Config Subdomain to point to heroku app

I have to host a subdomain of my domain to heroku app. For example abc.com points to a Hostgator account. I want to configure app.abc.com to heroku app. The domain is registered with godaddy. Can ...
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Nginx user uploaded SSL Certificates

I'm wondering what's the best way to let users upload their SSL certificates. I have a multitenant application based on rails/passenger/nginx and I need each user to use his own domain with his SSL ...
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Rails 3 passenger nginx application spawner server error on Synology NAS

Question updated, please read UPD2. I'm trying to deploy app through passenger nginx module on DS710+ (ruby 1.9.2p0 installed). There is syntax error relative to ...
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Can't run webrick on port 80

I try to figure out how to point a.b.c.d:3000 to my domain name. Here, a.b.c.d is my IP address. As per this post: How to use DNS/Hostnames or Other ways to resolve to a specific IP:Port I get the ...
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Nginx and passenger request timeout (nginx status code 499)

DISCLAIMER: I have read numerous posts here, on stackoverflow and other pages and I could not come up with a solution, so hopefully this helps. We are running a Rails App on Passenger together with ...
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Running Rails Application as root user on nginx [closed]

My application(running on nginx) is unable to ssh into a remote machine, reason being that the client has has given ssh rights only to the root user on their server. While debugging this issue, I ran ...
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Excessive hosting costs

A client of mine is getting billed around ~$1400 per month for hosting. However the site is only averaging roughly 200 hits per day and it serves no large files nor videos. It's hosted with ...
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Execute a script while boot up in RHEL7

One of my server reboots every sunday and monday morning, whenever the server is up I need to do a service restart. Actually I call a script to execute itself (everytime manually). What I want to ...
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Unicorn restarts with same PID on USR2

Having recently migrated our Rails app to MRI 2.2.0 (which may or may not be related), we’re experiencing problems with our Unicorn zero-downtime restarts. When I send the USR2 signal to the master ...
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Apache 2.4 & Phusion Passenger generating 403 Error

I'm trying to setup a Rails application (Project Fedena) on the following Server configuration. I am using the virtual host configuration below. I get a 403 when I visit the IP/Domain. There's only ...
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nginx/passenger returns 503 on long running request

I have a standard nginx / Passenger setup for a Rails 4 app. Sometimes there is a request that will take a lot of compute (30s+ to complete), nginx will return 503 after some short time. I already ...
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Request with large header failing

I have rails app running on Nginx/Unicorn/Ubuntu. Nginx is setup with Unicorn as an upstream as follows: upstream unicorn { server unix:/path/to/sockets/unicorn.sock fail_timeout=0; } and ...
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Proper way to start application servers

I'm not a server admin by any means...but run a few small apps and need to learn how things should work... I start all my stuff manually--mostly rails w/ puma/thin. When I reboot, I need to start my ...
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Starting Rails App with Phusion Passenger Standalone?

I am deploying a Rails application ( Project Fedena ) to a VPS at Digital Ocean. I can use either of mongrel_rails start and ruby script/server to launch my app with no problem. It binds to port :3000 ...
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Installing a Ruby On Rails Application (fedena) on an ISPCONFIG 3 site [closed]

I have a debian squeeze box running ispconfig 3. I am trying to install an application made in ruby on rails Project Fedena Install. According to that installation, it looks like it will only work if ...
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Nginx location redirecting improperly

My nginx.conf: http { include mime.types; default_type application/octet-stream; # click tracking! access_log /var/log/nginx/nginx.access.log combined; sendfile on; tcp_nopush on; # ...
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Cannot install rmagick after server update

I'm running a debian server and upgraded all packages after quite a while (apt-get update, apt-get upgrade, apt-get distro-upgrade). Then rmagick didn't work anymore becuase imagemagick was updated. ...
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passenger-memory-stats doesn't show Private memory consumption

I get ? marks in Private section. What can be the reason? # passenger-memory-stats Version: 4.0.48 Date : 2015-02-21 04:38:29 +0700 ---------- Apache processes ---------- PID PPID VMSize ...
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How do I increase the logging level for Puma?

Currently I am only getting ActiveRecord and view-rendering output in my Rails application log file, since I switched to Puma from WEBrick. I haven't been able to find where I can modify the output ...
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Access denied for creating user on LDAP

I have a web application that needs to be able to create users on a LDAP. I have created a cn=intranet,dc=example,dc=com and I need it to be able to add users unside ou=People,dc=example,dc=com. So I ...
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Reverse Proxy (mod_rewrite) and Rails (absolute paths)

I have front end rails app, that reverse proxies to any of a number of backend rails apps depending on URL, for example http://www.my_host.com/app_one reverse proxies to ...
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VPS policy states CPU usage limitations

I have found a cheap vps solution to cover my needs. Reading through the policies of the vps service, I found that they state "CPU usage should not exceed 70%". Is there a way to prevent this? I plan ...
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ProxyPass in nginx

I am trying to proxy_pass in nginx with the following configuration: location /abc_service { proxy_pass http://127.0.0.1:3030; proxy_set_header Host $host; proxy_set_header ...
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NGINX Unicorn 504 Gateway Time-out

I try all what I found in the Google by this question, but - nothing. It doesn't work anyway. My NGINX default: upstream app { server unix:/tmp/unicorn.rails.sock fail_timeout=0; } server { ...
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mina deploy failed from Vagrant Ubuntu/trusty32

I'm new to rails. Have spent this whole morning trying to debug this strange problem. I am trying to deploy my rails application using mina to a staging server. My server is Ubuntu/trusty32 14.04 ...
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MySQL replication or MySQL cluster?

Currently i'm running Rails 3 web application with MySQL on one first server and Rails API application on second server that connects to the MySQL database from first server. I'm not happy that API ...
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CSS & JS & images = 404 for WordPress blog in Rails + Nginx environment

I'm pulling out my hair on this one. You can see yourself here - http://starterpad.com/blog/ - that all the images, CSS, and JS files are 404 errors. The main StarterPad site (http://starterpad.com) ...
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Default File Permissions (Passenger, Rails, Ubuntu Server)

I've deployed a Rails application that is using page caching and is run via Passenger on Ubuntu Server. Rails caching simply uses Ruby's File.open to write the cached files. Unfortunately these files ...
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(111: Connection refused) while connecting to upstream - Opsworks Rails 4

I deployed a rails 4 application in OpsWorks (Ubuntu 14.04, nginx and unicorn), when I open the homepage I'm getting a 502 Bad Gateway error. In nginx/error.log I can see this error: 2015/01/25 ...
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How do I configure Nginx/Apache for a single web application split between Rails and PHP?

Questions like this have been asked before, but I have yet to find one meeting my specific needs. We currently have hosting with Media Temple running CentOS 6.6. We have what's currently a PHP ...
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SSL/HTTPS issue (no padlock icon) on Safari when using ngixn+unicorn

I have an application that runs on nginx+unicorn. This is how my server block looks like upstream rtdev{ # fail_timeout=0 means we always retry an upstream even if it failed # to return a good HTTP ...
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Gitlab 500 Error/ Error compiling CSS asset

I have a problem with my gitlab installation. When I go on my site it gives me a error 500, but when I go from a computer on my gitlab installation I get this error: Error compiling CSS asset ...
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Strange request every 2 seconds from local IP (127.6.205.1), which overflows logs (OpenShift)

I get a strange request every 2 seconds from 127.6.205.1. My production.log (Ruby on Rails) file looks like so: > ... I, [2015-01-16T15:05:23.491062 #79682] INFO -- : Started GET "/" for ...
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NGINX Permissions: 'sudo nginx' vs 'sudo service nginx start'

I'm doing a capistrano Setup here with nginx 1.6.2 and Unicorn. But Under my current setup nginx doesn't create the server i have written in con file. Im sure its a permission error for my user's ...
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Can't call the running rails app docker with boot2docker IP

I have been trying to test the Fig + Docker + Rails stack on my local machine which run MacOSX. All of my setups ( Dockerfile, Fig.yml ) and steps are exactly the same as demonstrated fig's official ...
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How to automate an installation of Phusion Passenger and Nginx?

When the command: ./passenger-install-nginx-module is run, it asks a bunch of questions when logged in to the server. The aim is to automate this process, how can this be done if it requires ...
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Unicorn workers timing out intermittently

I'm getting intermittent timeouts from unicorn workers for seemingly no reason, and I'd like some help to debug the actual problem. It's worse because it works about 10 - 20 requests then 1 will ...
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Apache server running Passenger can't display Rails app

I have a project that was pulled from github into my /home partition, and made symbolic links to the /var partition as per convention. How it looks : /home/vagrant/github/whois-dreyfus --> repo of ...