Instiki 0.13 Installation on Dreamhost with Passenger

Running Instiki on Dreamhost has gotten much easier since they have added Passenger (mod_rails).

Create a new fully hosted domain on dreamhost. Something like

Check the “Ruby on Rails Passenger (mod_rails)” box.
In the Specify your web directory enter “”

This will create the folder in the user’s home directory. Login to your shell account and do the following:

cd wiki.
svn checkout svn:// instiki
cd instiki
rake db:migrate RAILS_ENV=production
Open wiki. in your browser and set up the wiki.