[Mongrel] [mongrel] Mongrel says it works, but it doesn't

Luis Lavena luislavena at gmail.com
Thu Jun 29 13:03:16 EDT 2006


On 6/29/06, basaah <baswilbers at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello, I came to know of mongrel by pure chance, it interrested me cause
> webrick never worked and instantrails for rails was very slow. the problem
> with webrick is/was is that it says just this:
>
> >ruby script/server
> c:/ruby/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rexml/entity.rb:21: warning:
> character class has `-' without escape
> c:/ruby/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rexml/entity.rb:21: warning:
> character class has `-' without escape
> c:/ruby/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rexml/entity.rb:21: warning:
> character class has `-' without escape
> c:/ruby/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rexml/entity.rb:21: warning:
> character class has `-' without escape
> c:/ruby/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rexml/doctype.rb:196:
> warning: regexp has `]' without escape
> => Booting WEBrick...
> => Rails application started on http://0.0.0.0:3000
> => Ctrl-C to shutdown server; call with --help for options
> [2006-06-29 18:46:04] INFO  WEBrick 1.3.1
> [2006-06-29 18:46:04] INFO  ruby 1.8.4 (2005-12-24) [i386-mswin32]
> [2006-06-29 18:46:04] INFO  WEBrick::HTTPServer#start: pid=1748 port=3000
>
> but when I point my browser to http://0.0.0.0:3000 I get that firefox cannot
> make connection etc.
> this is realy shit cause now rails (nitro or any other webrock server has
> the very same problem)
> just won't work.
>

For that info, is not rails/webrick fault but looks like your ruby
installation is hosed.

On both cases rexml show the warnings and errors about escaping characters.

You're using the One Click Installer? which version?

What OS are you trying to run it?

> So when I heard of mongrel I thought, jahoee, maby I still can enjoy my own
> webserver made in ruby.
> but quess what? this is mongrel's message
> >mongrel_rails start
> ** Starting Mongrel listening at 0.0.0.0:3000
> ** Starting Rails with development environment ...
> c:/ruby/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rexml/entity.rb:21: warning:
> character class has`-' without escape
> c:/ruby/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rexml/entity.rb:21: warning:
> character class has`-' without escape
> c:/ruby/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rexml/entity.rb:21: warning:
> character class has`-' without escape
> c:/ruby/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rexml/entity.rb:21: warning:
> character class has`-' without escape
> c:/ruby/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rexml/doctype.rb:196:
> warning: regexp has `]' without escape
> ** Rails loaded.
> ** Loading any Rails specific GemPlugins
> ** Signals ready.  INT => stop (no restart).
> ** Mongrel available at 0.0.0.0:3000
> ** Use CTRL-C to stop.
>
> and when I point my browwser to 0.0.0.0:3000 it had accatly the same problem
> as with webrick it looks like mongrel only prints these messaged and then...
> nothing.
>
> does anybody know what causes these very enoying frustadeble(is that a word)
> thing and leaves me with empty hands and no rails or nitro(more important
> exactly)
>
>
> --
> <<{{}}[]greetings bas[]{{}}>>
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