[Mongrel] setting enviroment variable
luislavena at gmail.com
Tue Feb 6 06:54:13 EST 2007
On 2/6/07, ufuk kocolu <ufuk at pilli.com> wrote:
> I have a ror project which has been productized. There are several web
> sites in one ror project
A) You are serving multiple sites from one rails application?
B) You have multiple instances of your rails application, each one
serving a specific web site.
> I need to set an "enviroment variable" to run different sites, can I do
> that using mongrel? I tried to use mongrel's -S option and set the
> enviroment variable in that file but it seems mongrel runs that file
> after it calls enviroment.rb
The answers will be:
A) Use something like subdomain accounts:
B) process your ENV information inside environment, and set your
environment variable prior calling mongrel_rails:
$ MY_SITE=site1 mongrel_rails start ...
$ export MY_SITE=site1
$ mongrel_rails start ...
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