Updating capistrano

If you have followed the Ruby deployment tutorial, then you know that deploying application updates takes multiple steps.Performing all these steps every time you want to deploy application updates is time-consuming and error-prone.But the thing about database migrations is that it should only be run from one server.If you have scaled your app across 5 servers, then you will want some way to tell Capistrano "run database migrations only on server #1".Here is a concrete example of how roles are useful.As I mentioned earlier, the recipe automatically runs database migrations.Once Capistrano is set up, deploying further application updates only takes a single command.Notes: Capistrano runs locally – on your computer – and logs in to one or more remote servers via SSH to execute commands.

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For simple apps, no additional commands need to be executed, but for more complex apps this flexibility is welcome.

This works by defining tasks that hook into the various steps that the What is this "role" thing and why does it exist?

To solve this problem, you define all 5 servers in production.rb, but only designate the "db" role to server #1.

only executes database migrations on servers with the "db" role, and since there is only one, everything goes well. Comment out the code that uses the extended server syntax: You are now done configuring Capistrano.

But before Capistrano can do its work, you need to setup a basic directory structure on the server(s), create initial configuration files and configure Passenger.

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Mar 31, 2015. Upgrading to Capistrano 3 broke my site deployment. This is how I used dependency management to avoid a full script rewrite but still make things work again. 
30-Jun-2018 18:37
Jun 1, 2013. Update your Gemfile gem 'capistrano', '~ 3.0', require false, group development. If you deploy Rails, you wil also need capistrano-rails and capistrano-bundler gems Rails and Bundler integrations were moved out from Capistrano 3. group development do gem 'capistrano-rails', '~ 1.1', require false. 
30-Jun-2018 18:42
Capistrano 3 is a major rework of the framework and requires several adjustments to your deploy configuration files. The biggest change is that they moved away from their custom DSL and use Rake instead. For connecting with and operating on the servers, they bring a new gem SSHKit which does the heavy lifting. 
30-Jun-2018 18:45
Every time you instruct Capistrano to deploy, Capistrano makes clones the Git repository to a new subdirectory inside releases. current is a symlink pointing to the latest release inside the releases directory. This symlink is updated at the end of a successful deployment. 
30-Jun-2018 18:48
Dec 14, 2016. Hi, We have noticed that gitupdate task takes too long when deploying our project. It can take up to 2-3 minutes to fetch all the objects. We have set git_shallow_clone = 1 to make git clone/fetch only master branch, but today we have noticed, that 'git fetch --depth 1 origin master' tries to receive all the. 
30-Jun-2018 18:51
Nov 26, 2013. To make the upgrade process easier for you, we share and compare our old vs new Capistrano configuration step by step. 
30-Jun-2018 18:53
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30-Jun-2018 18:59
Jun 1, 2013. deploystarting - start a deployment, make sure everything is ready deploystarted - started hook for custom tasks deployupdating - update servers with a new release deployupdated - updated hook deploypublishing - publish the new release deploypublished - published hook deployfinishing - finish. 
30-Jun-2018 19:02
Apr 29, 2017. Solution for this problem was simple. When you use Capistrano, you have to point your server to use folder "current". For example I use apache passenger server with rails app, so in my config file I have to specify path DocumentRoot /var/www/my_app/current/public. 
30-Jun-2018 19:06

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