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


Regular installation

Run the following script as root:


That‘s it. :)

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

 doc/Users guide.html

This file is 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.


Phusion Passenger is a trademark of Hongli Lai & Ninh Bui.