[Instantrails-users] preview7 application error 500

Manfred Usselmann usselmann.m at icg-online.de
Sat Dec 17 13:29:59 EST 2005


Hi Larry,

Larry Kelly <larry at tellinkltd.com> schrieb am Sat, 17 Dec 2005 09:16:45
-0800:

> I noticed that also.  Try this:
> 
> In each app,  add a log folder.  Inside that create a
> 'development.log' file.  This worked for me.
> 
> rails_app/cookbook/log/development.log
> 
> rails_app/typo2.6.0/log/development.log
> 
> Now the SCGI dox window should stay open with no errors. It probably
> won't resolve the 'apache 500' error though.

It did! Adding the log folder and creating an empty development.log
file made the DOS box stay and the apps working.

Thanks!

Manfred


> 
> On 12/17/05, Manfred Usselmann <usselmann.m at icg-online.de> wrote:
> >
> > Hi,
> >
> > I installed the latest InstantRails version and configured it using
> > the instructions on the web site.
> >
> > Unfortunately I get both for typo and cookbook the following error:
> >
> > -----------------------------------------------
> > Application error (Apache)
> >
> > Change this error message for exceptions thrown outside of an action
> > (like in Dispatcher setups or broken Ruby code) in public/500.html
> > -----------------------------------------------
> >
> > The Apache error log contains
> > -----------------------------------------------
> > [Sat Dec 17 17:07:13 2005] [error] [client 127.0.0.1] (10061)Unknown
> > error: scgi: connecting to server
> > -----------------------------------------------
> >
> > This problem seems to result from the fact that the DOS box from
> > 'Start SCGI-Server' disappears after a few seconds. It contains
> > some text but there is not enough time to read it.
> >
> > Any idea what could be the problem?
> > Does Start SCGI-Server use a command file where I could add a
> > pause, so that I can see if there is any error message displayed?
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Manfred
> >


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