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Phusion Passenger 3.0.21 released

By Hongli Lai on May 29th, 2013

Phusion Passenger 3.0.21 is a bug fix release which backports some fixes from the 4.0 series. It is the last release in the 3.0 series and is meant for people who are not yet able to upgrade to the 4.0 series at this time.

Changes in this version

  • Rebootstrapped the libev configure to fix compilation problems on Solaris 11.
  • Fixed support for RVM mixed mode installations. Fixes issue #828.
  • Fixed encoding problems in Phusion Passenger Standalone.
  • Changed preferred Nginx version to 1.2.9.
  • Catch exceptions raised by Rack application objects.
  • Fix for CVE-2013-2119. Details can be found in the announcement for version 4.0.5.
  • Version 3.0.20 was pulled because its fixes were incomplete.

Installing 3.0.21

Quick install/upgrade

Phusion Passenger Enterprise users can download the Enterprise version of 3.0.21 from the Customer Area.

Open source users can install the open source version of 3.0.21 with the following commands:

gem install passenger --version 3.0.21

You can also download the tarball at RubyForge. We strongly encourage you to cryptographically verify files after downloading them.

In-depth instructions

In-depth installation and upgrade instructions can be found in the Installation section of the documentation. The documentation covers:

  • Detailed tarball installation instructions.
  • Detailed upgrade instructions.
  • Installation troubleshooting.
  • Installation through APT and YUM.

You can view the documentation online here:


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