Start with a clean application.
The first time you log into NIRDHOST, you’ll see your application already set up with all of the environments running. We do the initial setup and configuration for you! This article is intended for people who want to know what's going on under the hood, or who are interested in setting up an application on Cloud Foundry and want to learn more.
If you are new to Cloud Foundry--or interested in setting up a Ruby on Rails application from scratch on a Cloud Foundry PaaS like ours--you'll need to make a few changes to your application. This article will walk you through the file changes you'll need to make.
First, make sure that you're using a supported version of Ruby. Most of the setup problems that people encounter with Cloud Foundry stem from trying to use a Ruby version which isn't compatible. There are also known issues between Postgres 0.18 and Rails 2.2.X. We recommend using the latest...