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try the latest master from github, this changeset added generic(Kaminari AND WillPaginate) pagination support:

merge from pull #67

I <3 Kaminari w/ Sunspot.

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The biggest obstacle with setting up Sunspot in a production environment was just setting it up with a process monitor, like monit. I recently submitted a patch for Sunspot so that you can set the directory for the PID file, and it was accepted, so there's really nothing left to stop you from using 'rake sunspot:solr:start' as a startup task.

See:Configuring Solr

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Geokit wasn't working in Rails 3, when we tried to use it earlier this year.

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For a production grade environment, on an Ubuntu server, I installed redis on its own:

sudo apt-get install redis-server

which then also gave me the 'redis' script in /etc/init.d, let things run in the background, etc. Though, note that the redis.conf get's put in /etc/redis/redis.conf.

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There is a /public directory inside resque's gem directory, and you need to symlink it to your application's /public directory.

That, or change this line:

config.serve_static_assets = true

in your config/production.rb file.

Having no desire to make/let rails serve assets, I went with the former option.

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This comment is slightly implementation specific, but if anyone is trying to use Postgres with Passenger for a production environment, Resque workers seems to lose their DB connections when the forking happens.
see
https://github.com/rails/rails/issues/1339

Basically, everything can still work properly, but your resque.rake file needs to be setup like this:

require 'resque/tasks'
require 'resque_scheduler/tasks'

task "resque:setup" => :environment do  
  Resque.before_fork = Proc.new { ActiveRecord::Base.establish_connection }
end
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Anyone figure out what this problem is?

I'm running rails 3.0.9, ruby 1.8.7, with passenger.

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This last part starts redis in the foreground?

Maybe my Ubuntu config is disagreeable somewhere.

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For the AJAX version,

you add a ":remote => true" argument to the paginate() call from index.html, then add something like this to the index.js.erb:

https://gist.github.com/876500

No application.js hooks needed, with unobtrusive JS, since any link with data-remote already has a .live() hook attached to it.

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Kaminari ajax pager, details in gist:

https://gist.github.com/876500

No extra application.js hooks needed.