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How to get into Rails console on App Platform

Posted May 11, 2021 98 views
Ruby on RailsRubyDigitalOcean App Platform

I have a Rails app deployed to Digitalocean App Platform but I cannot see a way to access to the rails console. If I go to “Console” on the web page and execute the console command the output is an error:

integer 2558122467 too big to convert to `int' (RangeError)

How do I access rails console for an app on App Platform? This is a deal breaker for me to not to use this service.

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Hello @beydogan

You can try to run the following command in the console to start it:

rails c -e p

If the issue persists then please feel free to contact support.

Best,
Dikshith

  • Hello @dikshith thanks for the reply.

    I’ve just tried that and it doesn’t work, still the same error.

    RAILS_ENV is “production” anyways in the console so it is not needed to set environment explicitly.