Forum: Ruby on Rails dispatch.fcgi is presented instead of the action

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Shuaib Z. (Guest)
on 2009-06-05 20:43
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Hi there
I am trying to setup my first application on the server and i keep
getting the content of dispatch.fcgi

after i googled it, i found that i have to have .htaccess which i had
in the public folder.

you can check it here

any idea what is this problem and what is the solution
Matt Kellogg (Guest)
on 2009-06-06 03:13
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What are the contents of your .htaccess?

It should probably look something like this:

RewriteEngine On
RewriteBase /
RewriteRule ^$ index.html [QSA]
RewriteRule ^([^.]+)$ $1.html [QSA]
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-f
RewriteRule ^(.*)$ dispatch.fcgi [QSA,L]

Shuaib Z. (Guest)
on 2009-06-12 15:06
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Thanks for the reply. I have the same configurations
Ryan B. (Guest)
on 2009-06-12 16:30
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I really recommend that you look into something like passenger: for running your Rails applications, rather than
mod_fcgi or the like.
Shuaib Z. (Guest)
on 2009-06-13 09:51
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Thanks for the recommendation. Unfortunately, my client wanted to host
by himself and he chose this server which has no good support for
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