On 30 Sep 2006, at 20:30, magic_hat wrote:
Hi all. I have Rails installed on a dedicated virtual server that’s
I’ve been told by my hosting service that removing or altering Plesk’s
default domain root folder (httpdocs) is likely to muck things up.
So what’s my best option for setting up rails apps, given that I can’t
create them as the domain root?
I generally tell capistrano to deploy in something parallel to the
httpdocs directory, and then add in the domain vhost.conf proxy
directives, running the rails app as normal on a high port with mongrel.
Plesk gets in the way a little, but your main problem will be getting
subversion and ssh to play nice with capistrano on one of those god-
awful 1&1 boxes…
Director, Vagueware Ltd