Installing Passenger Standalone


Passenger can be installed through a variety of installation methods. We recommend using an operating system-specific installation method because it has better OS integration, but you can also choose a more generic installation method.

Is this the right guide for you?

This guide assumes you are already familiar with Passenger's basic concepts. Not familiar with Passenger, or looking to run Passenger in a development environment instead? Then please take a look at the quickstart and the basics walkthrough.

This guide is for first time installations only. If you are upgrading, please refer to the upgrade guide.

Are you looking to install Passenger on Heroku? Please follow the Heroku guide.

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