[typo] Frustrating Dreamhost/Typo experience

Scott Laird scott at sigkill.org
Fri Aug 26 10:43:24 EDT 2005

On Aug 26, 2005, at 6:16 AM, Scott Hughes (List) wrote:
> So, as it turns out, my error/non-error evaluation was wrong.  When  
> I said (above) that I couldn't get it to display an error, I was  
> fooled by seeing the full html of my default.rhtml file.  Had I  
> read that html, I would see that it displayed an Application Error  
> (versus when I saw a ton of errors, the process hang, and I saw no  
> html in the output).  Above the application error I get the following:
> <p>undefined method `downcase' for nil:NilClass</p>
> Which is the same message I saw repeated numerous times when it was  
> locking up on me.

Now look in log/production.log and find a matching exception, then  
mail us back the stack backtrace showing where the error occurred.   
This should be enough detail to let us fix it.


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