Carmen --- wrote:
subimage interactive wrote:
I've found rimuhosting is the best solution for rails. Cop one of their
low-end VPS plans and you'll be super happy.
VPS virtualizes an entire OS, right? that is overkill for running a
rails app, youll get less out of the same hardware, and pay more for the
Actually, it's the best way to run a Rails app. Rails on shared hosting
is problematic at best.
For cheap and easy deployment, I recommend Heroku or Slicehost.
theres no need to access system-dirs for an app anyways. a
decent host will already have stuff you might want like various gems,
imagemagick, etc - if not theres always add $HOME/bin to the env..
That never works properly, at least not in my experience. Sooner or
later you need root access.