[typo] mongrel weirdness

Scott Laird scott at sigkill.org
Tue Aug 8 13:32:52 EDT 2006

Install a Mongrel pre-release and then do 'typo config
~/domain/typo prefix=/typo'.  Pre- releases of Mongrel don't
work right unless they're serving rails apps from the root of the


On 8/8/06, Timothy Brown <tim at scarybright.org> wrote:
> Hi;
> My setup looks like this:
> Apache (on :80) proxies to Mongrel (on :8885)
> Mongrel's "root" is ~/directory
> Typo is installed in ~/directory/typo
> if i've added in routes.rb
>         ActionController::AbstractRequest.relative_url_root ="/typo"
> in the right place, is there anything further I need to do in order
> to achieve nirvana with typo under Mongrel?
> when I try to go to http://domain/typo/, I get redirected to /typo/
> accounts/signup (prior to the .relative_url_root change, this was
> going to /accounts/signup), but typo reports 'Page not found'
> There isn't anything of usefulness in the environment logs as far as
> I can see.
> Does anyone have any hints?  My host is A2 and they've so far not
> been able to help me out with typo4 work.  (They're using an older
> version of Mongrel, so typo config . url-prefix= won't work.
> thanks,
> tim
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