Diaspora and mod_passenger


Maybe you've heard already of the privacy aware, personally controlled, open source social network Diaspora. I've wanted to try Diaspora so I've setup my own seed of Diaspora, they are called pods. I don't wanted to run Diaspora with thin so I decided to go with mod_passenger on apache2. I will describe what you need to do to set it up and get it running with mod_passenger. ... Instructions I've created a user for diaspora which is in the group www. This is the group apache2 is running as. So you can give write access to this group on directories diaspora needs write access. To get the basics you should read the official howto first. You should install the required…