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I'm running OSX Lion (posted here because this is a Unix-specific question), and am trying to deploy a Pinax project via FCGI. I have the FastCGI daemon running:

$ ps wwaux | grep fcgi
jonathan          522   0.0  0.2  2480420   4216   ??  S    10:54AM   0:01.14 python runfcgi method=threaded host= port=1054
jonathan         6981   0.0  0.0  2434892    536 s001  R+    2:00PM   0:00.00 grep fcgi

In my /etc/hosts I have:

FastCGIExternalServer /Users/jonathan/orthodox/orthodox.fcgi -host

<VirtualHost *:80>
    DocumentRoot /Users/jonathan/orthodox
    Alias /media /Users/jonathan/orthodox/media
    RewriteEngine On
    RewriteRule ^/(media.*)$ /$1 [QSA,L,PT]
    RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-f
    RewriteRule ^/(.*)$ /orthodox.fcgi/$1 [QSA,L]

<Directory /Users/jonathan/>
    Options Indexes FollowSymLinks MultiViews
    AllowOverride None
    Order allow,deny
    allow from all

On this machine I have no other VirtualHosts.

In /Users/jonathan/orthodox/orthodox.fcgi, I have:

import sys, os

# Add a custom Python path.
sys.path.insert(0, "/Users/jonathan")

# Switch to the directory of your project. (Optional.)

# Set the DJANGO_SETTINGS_MODULE environment variable.
os.environ['DJANGO_SETTINGS_MODULE'] = "orthodox.settings"

from django.core.servers.fastcgi import runfastcgi
runfastcgi(method="threaded", daemonize="false")

And when I pull it up in a browser it hangs.

Any advice about what I can correct to have an FCGI Django deployment?

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