Pinax and Django setup?


#1

Hello oh wise Dreamhost community,

Has any one had any positive experiences deploying a Pinax application? I have set up Django successfully thanks to the wiki. And merged to build Pinax with out too many issues. But I have had no success deploying a Pinax app.

I have tried using both passenger and fastCGI with no luck. A basic Django application works, and the Pinax app work ok in the development server. However when I attempt to deploy the app, and I change the dispatch.fcgi script to load the Pinax environment I get a 500 Server error. I have similar issues trying the passenger deploy.

If any one has an example working dispatch.fcgi or passenger file I would love to see it.

Many thanks,
Josh


#2

bump

I would also like a solution to this.

Thanks,

Sean


Use promocode TECHFRIEND and get an additional lifetime domain when you sign up for a now Dreamhost hosting plan!

http://www.technologyisyourfriend.com/web-hosting/


#3

I’m having the same problem, but with django_registration . Runs fine in the development server, doesn’t run under the “real” server. See my thread here:

http://discussion.dreamhost.com/showflat.pl?Cat=0&Board=3rdparty&Number=125232&page=0&view=collapsed&sb=5&o=14&part=&vc=


#4

I found a fix for this and put it in the wiki here:

Interestingly, once I started putting the paste middleware between WSGI and django, the errors totally disappeared.