[typo] Typo on Dreamhost problems.

Emil Jensen lister.lists at gmail.com
Wed Mar 25 11:22:45 EDT 2009

Forgive the top post, but I got it sorted. I tried the typo install
again and then a rake gems:refresh_specs and this time it built the
database tables. Don't have a clue why it worked this tie.

On Wed, Mar 25, 2009 at 9:09 PM, Emil Jensen <lister.lists at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm fairly new to Rails apps, but I've successfully hosted Redmine and
> Instiki on Dreamhost subdomains without any problems.
> I'm trying Typo, and I've tried 5.2 and 5.2.98 and I just cannot get
> either to work.
> At first I had that (forgive me as I didn't write it down)
> (Activesearch is 2.x and should be 1.x) error, which I fixed with the
> local gem, but no matter what I do, I just get redirected to a rails
> error page which says:
> "Ruby on Rails application could not be started
> The application has exited during startup (i.e. during the evaluation
> of config/environment.rb). The error message may have been written to
> the web server's log file. Please check the web server's  log file
> (i.e. not the (Rails) application's log file) to find out why the
> application exited. "
> And then it gives the application root (which by the way, doesn't give
> the 'public' directory location, just the root of the application,
> which I am assuming is correct.
> All I do is wget the tarball and extract it, I tell dreamhost where
> the public directory is (it uses mod_rails) and then copy
> config/database.yml.example to config/database.yml, edit it with the
> correct info, and I still get those errors.
> As far as I can tell there is nothing about it in any of the logs I've
> looked at/got access to.
> I'd prefer to keep the URL private but can give it if it is required.
> Does anyone have experience with hosting Typo 5.2+ on Dreamhost? Their
> wiki entry for Typo is from 4.x or something, although I did try a gem
> install as well with the same results.
> Emil

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