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How to make NodeJS app on PAAS autorun?

node.js,meteor,paas,demeteorizer
I wrote a simple app in meteor. I used demeteorizer to remove its dependence on meteor. Now I've uploaded my demeteorized bundle to a Gandi NodeJS simple hosting instance. I can get it to run from the console, but I can't get it to automatically run when I reboot the...

Update of Bluemix run times or services. Will they always be backward compatible?

paas,bluemix
I've been playing with IBM Bluemix (liking it a lot so far) and we are considering to use it for production. What I'm not totally clear on is what happens when runtime environments or services get updated. I assume this happens quite frequently. Will the new version be always backward...

PHP Application on Azure

azure,azure-web-roles,paas,azure-cloud-services
I'm trying to move my PHP web application to Azure (PaaS) as a Cloud service (Webrole) using Azure SDK for PHP. Does azure cloud services have support for "COM interop". My application interacts with a third party software for results processing. How do I install this software in the cloud...

In terms of back-end and front-end technology, what can GAE do that Web Hosting can't? [closed]

google-app-engine,web-hosting,lamp,paas,web-technologies
I vaguely understand the difference between Google App Engine and a traditional Web Hosting service. I do understand Google App Engine can scale for a much wider audience, thanks to not having to maintain your own hardware, handling the load-balancing, spreading the data over multiple locations, etc. But in terms...

Cloud Foundry, how it works?

web-services,cloudfoundry,paas
As I understood, it does not create a Virtual Machine for every new service, but it runs all the services in a Warden container into the 'DEA' Virtual Machine, somewhere in a IaaS provider (like Openstack, AWS..) What I didn't understood is: does the DEA VM 'reserve' X resources at...

OpenShift repo not included in path

openshift,django-1.7,paas
I started a Django 1.7 OpenShift instance. When I have python print all of the paths from sys.path I do not see OPENSHIFT_REPO_DIR (/var/lib/openshift/xxxxx/app-root/runtime/repo). When I use https://github.com/jfmatth/openshift-django17 to create a project I do see OPENSHIFT_REPO_DIR in the path. Looking through the example app above I don't see anywhere that...

where to place htaccess file on openshift for wordpress?

wordpress,apache,.htaccess,openshift,paas
I have read and tried these previous questions on Stack Overflow networks, these solutions doesn't solved my confusion. So I am asking the same question again. The questions that I've researched and doesn't solve my problem Question 1 Question 2 Question 3 Question 4 Question 5 Question 6 I'm just...