Login to your dreamhost contol panel and go to Domains Tab
Select a domain that you need to configure for nodejs.
- Set public folder path
- Check Passenger and nodejs
- Save your changes
Still under Domains tab, click Mongrel and Proxy and under Set Up A Proxy Server Port
- Select your domain and remove everything in input box
- Set the PORT number that you specify in your index.js or app.js.
Check your nodejs website, it should be up and running. Chow!