DreamHost PS and Passenger

Hey guys,

Right now I’m using Passenger for my Rails applications, but I find that they take about 20 seconds to start up after a period of inactivity. My guess is that the app gets killed after a while.

Will switching to PS let Passenger keep the app running? Or do I have to use something like Mongrel?

I have the same problem as posted here:

I got a response though on another forum and one of the answers suggests you’re on the right track:


I’m going to contact DH about the problem.