[Mongrel] Rails Deploy Files - Remove?

Jonathan Leighton turnip at turnipspatch.com
Fri Jan 19 18:08:16 EST 2007


On Fri, 2007-01-19 at 12:58 -0800, Jason A. Hoffman wrote:
> On Jan 19, 2007, at 12:46 PM, Hunter Hillegas wrote:
> 
> > So, now that we're using Mongrel and not the horrid FCGI, do I really
> > need these files in my Rails apps:
> >
> > dispatch.fcgi
> > dispatch.cgi
> > .htaccess
> >
> > ??
> >
> > The .htaccess file has rules for rewriting that look FCGI based. For
> > Mongrel, I do my Apache re-writing in my config file, right?
> >
> > is there a reason to include these files at this point?
> >
> > Hunter
> 
> 
> Hi Hunter,
> 
> You don't need them.
> 
> Regards, Jason

Also, the .htaccess can cause problems if you are, for instance,
proxying through Apache and serving /public statically (for caching)

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