How to deploy a Ruby Roda application using the Ngninx Passenger tutorial

After following this tutorial to the letter How To Install Rails and nginx with Passenger on Ubuntu I assumed it would work with my ruby Roda application. The Nginx hello index page shows up but when I try to link my applications directory to /var/www/myapp or /var/www/myapp/public it doesn’t work. I was wondering if anyone could come up with a solution. Here is the source if it helps. Source

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This question was answered by @asb:

That article was targeting Ubuntu 12.04. There is a more recent one targeting 14.04 that might be more relevant for you. If you’ve already got Ruby installed, go ahead and skip to part five.

If you are still running into problems, let us know what errors you are seeing. It will make it easier to help you.

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