Forum: Ruby on Rails Running system command from Ruby code on shared host

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Tam K. (Guest)
on 2008-11-15 06:08

I want to run thinking_sphinx if it's down for searching. I'm using the
command below:

system "/usr/bin/rake thinking_sphinx:start &"

I'm using shared host so this might be why it doesn't work because it
works on my local machine. Is there way to run the system command on
shared host.


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