At VinSol, we have been developing and deploying Rails applications for more than four years. During this period, weÂ have identified some best practices that we prefer to follow while deployingÂ rails application to production server. Below is the checklist … Continue reading
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Hey guys, Yesterday I did an interesting server configuration. Actually we had a rails app hosted on server which is using passenger(a.k.a mod_rails). This application can be access by going to http://domain.com . Also we had a wordpress running which could be access by going to http://blog.domain.com.
But, for SEO sake I had to change […] Continue reading
Yesterday, I attended third barcamp in delhi. I presented a session “Deploying rails application in EC2″. It was an amazing experience. We talked about EC2 and I have given a demo “How to deploy rails application on EC2″.
I personally didn’t like some sessions that are based on marketing. There were people from some hosting […] Continue reading
Hours ago, I posted about, “How to deploy rails application with pound as a Balancer”.
Lets run rails application on https with pound. For that your machine should have:
* Pound installed with ssl support
* Pound and mongrels running
Now, First of all we need a ssl certificate, that can be generate by issuing “openssl req -x509 -newkey […] Continue reading
Now a days Apache + mod_proxy + mongrel_clusters, Lighttpd + Mongrel cluster and Nginx + mongrel cluster are well known for deploying rails applications.
You can also deploy your rails application with pound(a reverse proxy, load balancer and HTTPS front-end for Web server).
First you need to setup mongrel_clusters for your rails application by issuing […] Continue reading