Saturday, November 23, 2013

Deploy Ruby On Rails Application with Apache server using Phusion Passenger gem

Know about Phusion Passenger:
Phusion Passenger is an application server which can be integrated into web server like Apache and Ngnix web servers.

Requirement:

Ruby (If not then install it)
Rails (If not then do gem install rails -v 3.2.13 )

Follow below steps to deploy:

Step 1: Install Passenger gem
gem install passenger 
Step 2: Install Apache module for Passenger
passenger-install-apache2-module
After completing this command it will provide you code with 3 line for add in your Apache configuration file which is located in 
/etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf

In my installation Passenger gem's version 4.0.25 is there so it looks like this:
LoadModule passenger_module /usr/local/rvm/gems/ruby-1.9.3-p448/gems/passenger-4.0.25/buildout/apache2/mod_passenger.so
PassengerRoot /usr/local/rvm/gems/ruby-1.9.3-p448/gems/passenger-4.0.25
PassengerDefaultRuby /usr/local/rvm/wrappers/ruby-1.9.3-p448/ruby
Step 3: Restart Apache Server
service httpd restart
Step 4 : Set Apache VirtualHost
<VirtualHost *:80>
    ServerName www.sachingevariya.com
    DocumentRoot /app-path/public
    <Directory /app-path/public>
        AllowOverride all
        Options -MultiViews
    </Directory>
</VirtualHost>
IF you want to check log for debug(error check) with passenger then:

1.) Go inside:
     cd /var/log/httpd
2.) then do it:
     tail -n 300 error_log | more

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