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[Fab-user] Re: Specify what directory should be rsynced

From: Jeff Forcier
Subject: [Fab-user] Re: Specify what directory should be rsynced
Date: Fri, 17 Apr 2009 16:18:58 -0400

For what it's worth, I've just added a 'local_dir' option to my port
of rsync_project in the magic-removal branch, so when that goes out
the door it will have that option in place :)


On Thu, Apr 16, 2009 at 11:56 AM, Jeff Forcier <address@hidden> wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 16, 2009 at 11:31 AM, Wes Winham <address@hidden> wrote:
>> For my particular case, I started out using a bzr lightweight check
>> and bzr up to do those updates, just as you would expect. There were a
>> few issues that eventually convinced me that was not the best for my
>> case:
>> <snippity-snip>
>> I hope that makes sense.
>> -Wes
> Yea, that made sense, and it sounds like you're definitely hitting a
> bunch of the scenarios I alluded to :)
> -Jeff
>> On Thu, Apr 16, 2009 at 11:00 AM, Jeff Forcier <address@hidden> wrote:
>>> On Thu, Apr 16, 2009 at 10:52 AM, Wes Winham <address@hidden> wrote:
>>>> I'm super excited about how much rsync is going to speed up my
>>>> deployment process when I'm just applying small changes. Thanks for
>>>> the awesome work.
>>> Call me silly, but isn't this what version control is for? Maintain a
>>> checkout of your release branch (or a release tag) and then just do
>>> e.g. "svn up" (or "svn switch") during your deploy process.
>>> I'm sure there are plenty of scenarios where that doesn't work, but
>>> for the common case it seems to be widespread enough to be considered
>>> best practices *shrug*
>>> At any rate, I'm definitely all for adding flexibility to the builtin
>>> tools like rsync_project -- so don't think I'm poo-pooing that! --
>>> just curious what it may offer over what I'm personally used to.
>>> Best,
>>> Jeff
>>> P.S. Still cranking away on magic-removal, been relatively busy lately
>>> but hoping to get back on it full-steam soon!

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