I am running a rails app on Tiger server on a brand new xserve.  
Apache2 gave me problems with random 500 application errors. So I am  
running my rails app on Lighttpd/fcgi. It is working wonderfully.  
Serving up 30-40,000 page views a day.

-Ezra

On Aug 29, 2005, at 9:23 AM, Julian Leviston wrote:

> Not all Mac service providers are pretty quick to upgrade though,  
> wouldn't you say?
>
> I mean, we're still running 10.2.8 on our Xserve - and it's working  
> perfectly well for everything it does (and that's a fair bit) - I  
> just can't seem to install Rails properly. I'm running 10.4.2 on my  
> dev machine, however (and I've got rails up and running beautifully  
> on it - 0.13.1).
>
> We're going to upgrade to 10.4.2 on the server shortly, though, so  
> it won't be a problem after that. I'll just have the problem of  
> Apache 2.0. But it does strike me as odd that more people aren't  
> deploying on 10.2.x.
>
> I wonder - does rails work wonderfully on Apache 2.0? :-) We had a  
> lot of interesting times getting WebObjects up and running on  
> Apache 2... anyway. :)
>
> Anyway... thanks for your two cents :-)
>
> Julian.
>
> On 30/08/2005, at 2:11 AM, mathew wrote:
>
>
>> You know, you're probably not going to get a great deal of help  
>> from people when asking about an OS that's two major releases  
>> obsolete. Mac developers are generally pretty quick to upgrade.
>>
>>
>> mathew
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-Ezra Zygmuntowicz
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