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Running recipe name

In Chef, is possible to get the recipe name when this recipe is running? I want to add recipe name on logging/debugging. Something like: Chef:Log.info "#{recipe_name} xxxx"
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How do I completely remove all Ruby gems?

I am trying to completely remove my Ruby and Rails installation. After uninstalling Ruby with apt-get remove ruby1.9.1 I see that all the Ruby stuff like ruby, rake and irb from "/usr/bin" was ...
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configuring Munin for Nginx 1.2.4 on ubuntu 10.04 ubuntu ec2 instances

I am running my ruby on rails app ubuntu 10.04 ec2 instance and I am using nginx 1.2.4. I am trying to configure munin to get stats fron nginx, I have recompiled nginx and its working fine but I am ...
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vagrant - Could not find chef

New ubuntu 10.04 vagrant setup, and trying to run vagrant up $ vagrant up [default] VM already created. Booting if it's not already running... [default] Clearing any previously set forwarded ...
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Bundler (or Ruby) mangling require paths

About 50% of the time, when I run bundle (or bundle exec foo) I get an error like the following: > bundle ...
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Install Ruby and Rails on Debian Squeeze

We have a Linux (Debian Squeeze) server in production, currently running apps on a LAMP stack. I now need to bring over an existing RoR app from a different server onto this new server and get it ...
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Puppet - Call custom function (which contains case/when) from manifest

I am working on puppetizing my httpd and nginx vhost confs. Right now I have 5 servers which each have their own port and are run on server1, while nginx is running on server2. Obviously I need to ...
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SSH 'connection reset' when attempting multiple simultaneous outbound connections to the same host

I have a script that executes a Rake remote task which executes once for each of two roles. Both roles are users on the same Vagrant instance. So essentially the task is opening two SSH connections ...
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Chef / ruby / erb files - How does this example code work?

I am working on a custom bootstrap template, based on a sample template. I am looking at the example of getting the validation key from the workstation to the brand new server, and from what I can ...
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shift a localhost site from webrick localhost:3000 to apache2 passenger localhost/redmine or redmine.localhost [closed]

I have installed application called REDMINE on my localhost, using ruby on rails. It is accessible webrick script through localhost:3000, on my PC. Now I want to shift to apache2 passenger, I tried ...
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How should secret files be pushed to an EC2 (on AWS) Ruby on Rails application?

How should secret files be pushed to an EC2 Ruby on Rails application using amazon web services with their elastic beanstalk? I add the files to a git repository, and I push to github, but I want to ...
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Linux: find thin server running on port 80 and kill it

On my Linux server I ran: sudo thin start -p 80 -d Now I'd like to restart the sever. The trouble is, I can't seem to get the old process to kill it. I tried: netstat -anp But what I see on port ...
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rvm doesn't install in centos without root privileges [closed]

I trying to install RVM using deployer user that doesn't had root privileges ant I getting this error: bash: line 439: ./scripts/install: Permission denied Any help? Thank you!
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Puppet and Vim fighting over Ruby version

I have installed puppet 3.0.1 from the .dmg from puppetlabs. If I remove ruby 1.9.3, puppet works, but other things like my vim install (dependant plugins) do not. According to ...
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nginx proxy_pass to different backends based on location / passing rewrited url

What the quickest and cleanest solution if you want to proxy URL request to two different backends via proxypass based on location. location /app1/ { alias /var/www/ruby/public; ...
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segfault in timeout.rb using gem with ruby enterprise edition (ree-1.8.7) [closed]

I'm attempting to install a gem on my new Ubuntu 12.10 (GNU/Linux 3.6.5-x86_64-linode28 x86_64) server, and I'm getting a segfault in timeout.rb . I've installed rvm, and ree, and getting this error ...
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Fixed ruby/mysql connection with new libmysql.dll, and broke Apache in the process

Ok so bit of background - all my development has been on a local Windows 7 machine. I had Apache with PHP/MySQL running with no issues. Been using ruby (1.9.3 and latest rails release 3.2.9) with ...
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How do you configure rvmsudo using chef?

I am using the chef-rvm cookbook by fnichol to perform a system wide installation of Ruby via RVM with the rvm::system recipe. I.e. In my run list, I have (with no additional attributes set): ...
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How to stop basic Postfix after-queue script from BCC-ing sender?

I'm building a content filter for Postfix (2.9.3 package installed via apt on an Ubuntu 12.04 test VM) and I'm starting with a very basic Ruby (1.9.3) template and building up functionality. ...
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When to use Bash, when Python/Perl/Ruby? [closed]

What's your rationale for when to write a Bash script and when to use a more powerful scripting language (Python, Perl, Ruby, ...)? I'm finding that very simple scripts are nicer with Bash, but many ...
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How to use monit to make sure only one instance of process is running

I have ruby daemons running. Once in a while we'll accidentally start up a second instance of it, which causes race conditions. Can I use Monit to detect if multiple instances of 'my_ruby_daemon' is ...
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Amazon Elastic Beanstalk: How do you customize a Ruby AMI?

The following article explains detailed how to create a custom Tomcat based AMI for Beanstalk. The key is running the following commands before creating your AMI: sudo -s cd /etc/init.d ./httpd ...
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Ruby installed on Ubuntu 10.10 slow on one machine but not other

I have a machine that was provisioned several months ago. RVM was used to install ruby 1.9.3-p125 as well as 1.9.3-p125-perf. When I compared raw ruby performance to another identical machine the ...
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How to fix “ruby installation is missing psych (for YAML output).” on CentOS?

After rvm installation on CentOS 5.8: [rails@localhost ~]$ rvm -v rvm 1.16.17 [rails@localhost ~]$ which ruby ~/.rvm/rubies/ruby-1.9.3-p286/bin/ruby [rails@localhost ~]$ ruby -v ruby 1.9.3p286 ...
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Apache2 + mod_ruby - how to handle all requests with one script?

I was about writing my own HTTP Server. Well I did, but conerning security issues it was too time expensive doing it on and I drove back having a unique solution with Apache2 and Mod_Ruby in-between. ...
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Error installing new rails version. Failed to build gem native extension

I am trying to build my first ruby on rails app using the following guide (http://ruby.railstutorial.org/chapters/a-demo-app#code-demo_gemfile_sqlite_version_redux) and have run into a few obstacles. ...
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Error Installing ruby with RVM Single User mode on Arch Linux

I've just installed RVM on ArchLinux x64 in single user mode via the recommended install script curl -L https://get.rvm.io | bash -s stable I've also installed all the requirements listed in rvm ...
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Why doesn't Chef use my default attributes in my development environment?

I inherited our company's Chef repository and I'm learning as I go. One issue that I've found a workaround for (but would like to understand or avoid if possible) is that attribute defaults specified ...
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Copy a whole directory structure in Chef

I have a directory structure (sample data) that I want to copy from within a Chef recipe. It seems the only way to do this is to explicitly create each individual directory and file: directory ...
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RVM Mixed Mode - Local Gem Installation

This thing is driving me nuts. I've installed RVM on a CentOS server; I followed the mixed mode instructions perfectly. https://rvm.io/rvm/install/ When I try to do a "gem install" from a user ...
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Monit and Thin and Unfound Gems

I've been using Monit to monitor my Thin server and everything was working until I upgraded my Rails version from 2.3.4 to 2.3.14. Now when I try and start Thin using monit it gives me an unfound gem ...
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Ruby Application Webroot Location

I have inherited a ruby application at work and I am fairly new to ruby hosting environments. The application is hosted on a linux server but I am unable to find where the webroot is. I have looked ...
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omnibus installed chef and rvm issues

I'm trying to figure out one thing and would like someone's else view on this. I installed chef on my Ubuntu server (11.10) via the awesome omnibus install. It worked perfectly fine. I was able to run ...
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Why does my namespace and class name conflict?

I have a puppet module installed that is called ntp. A node do I define by node testip { include myconfig::ntpp } and in /etc/puppet/modules/myconfig/manifests/init.pp have I class myconfig::ntpp ...
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Why isn't the variable available?

Background I would like to apply this idea of having a common class that includes all the specific info about my setup. So I have created /etc/puppet/modules/common/manifests/init.pp with class ...
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How can I set up redis to run automatically on my Ubuntu machine the way it does on mac

On my (new) mac I can use spork and redis seems to be already running. However on my Ubuntu system (11.10) I get Connection refused - Unable to connect to Redis on localhost:6379 ...
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Host multiple Rack apps on one server with multiple ports (using Apache and Passenger)

I've search online and been reading documentation for Apache, Passenger, Rack, etc, but have yet to find a solution to my problem. I have several Rack (ruby)-based apps, located in ...
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Missing these required gems: mongrel (but installed)

i am trying to install new plugins for redmine 1.4.4. Having copied folder and run rake db:migrate_plugins RAILS_ENV=production rake wrote: Missing these required gems: mongrel >= 0 You're ...
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Skipping a “Press certain key to continue” in a bash script

I'm installing RVM for Ruby with the following command: curl -L https://get.rvm.io | sudo su myuser -c "bash -s stable --rails" I specifically need it to be installed under that user - and it will ...
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Installing resque on amazon ec2 instances

My problem is to process images through ec2 instances. Based this similar question: Separate server for Resque workers And in this article: ...
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securing a ruby on rails installation

I successfully used this tutorial: http://techbot.me/2010/08/deployment-recipes-deploying-monitoring-and-securing-your-rails-application-to-a-clean-ubuntu-10-04-install-using-nginx-and-unicorn/ for ...
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Why does my long-running nohup process quietly stop processing on Mac OSX?

I have a Ruby rake process that does a whole lot of intensive data loading and manipulation. When run a against a particularly large file, the process will run for several hours (which is fine), but ...
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Cannot find amitools

I have newly created an Amazon EC2 instance. It came with Ruby 1.8.7 which I uninstalled (with YUM) in favor of RVM and Ruby 1.9.3. However, every time I connect to the instance via SSH I get the ...
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looking for answer of Ruby coding in linux [closed]

puts ((11.to_s * 2).to_i/2), does anyone know answer of this coding? I am not aware of ruby!
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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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How to upgrade ruby on CentOS 5.3?

I have a CentOS 5.3 machine which I want to run SASS. To do this, I need to update the version of Ruby on the system. I've tried multiple methods of doing this, but none have worked so far (including: ...
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Configuring Nginx, Thin and Rails. Can access static pages but not dynamic

I have set up nginx (nginx.conf below) and thin. Both nginx and thin (2 servers) are running (I have checked they are running). I can access a static page in the rails public directory such as ...
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MCollective cannot load the Stomp library?

CentOS 5.5 I'm facing with this problem when restarting mcollective: # service mcollective restart Shutting down mcollective: Starting mcollective: ...
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Running application from a different directory

I currently have Redmine setup in /usr/share/redmine and I would like to keep /usr read only. I want to be able to run the application out of /srv/redmine. I am using the debian package. The location ...
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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 ...