October 6, 2008

Deploying Drupal updates onto a live site

October 6, 2008 - Categories: drupal

Our configuration management discipline paid off last week, when we rolled out lots of bugfixes onto our production server. I used my deployment script to test the release-1 branch against our regression tests and copy the source code to the production server after it passed. A quick database update later, and everything worked without a hitch.

Why did it work? Here’s what’s behind our build system:

I think it’s pretty darn good. What would make it even awesomer?

October 6, 2008 - Categories: Tidbits