Phusion Passenger probably requires no introduction. We kindly refer the reader to for general information.


Regular installation

You can install either Phusion Passenger for Apache or for Nginx. Run either of the following programs as root:




That's it. :)

For troubleshooting, configuration and tips, please read the corresponding Users Guide:

doc/Users guide Apache.html
doc/Users guide Nginx.html

These files are included in the source tarball, and may also be viewed online on our website.

Installing via a gem

You may also first generate a .gem file, and then install that. First, make sure that you have the following software installed:

Next, run:

rake package

The gem will be available under the 'pkg' folder.


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