[Catalyst] how do you distribute a catalyst app
orasnita at gmail.com
Wed Jun 10 17:14:10 GMT 2009
From: "Tomas Doran" <bobtfish at bobtfish.net>
> Patricio A. Bruna wrote:
>> Maybe i explain wrong.
>> I did not mean load balance, i meant deployment.
>> i develop my app on my box, and then i need to deploy it on the
>> production server, with the same operating system. downloading all the
>> modules from cpan is time consuming, are any better way?
> Use a self contained local::lib. Bootstrap local::lib (see the docs),
> then, from inside your MyApp directory:
> $(perl -I$HOME/perl5/lib/perl5 -Mlocal::lib--self-containted,local_lib)
> make installdeps
> And you'll then have all the dependencies for your app (given you listed
> them in Makefile.PL) built for you, inside your app directory, where you
> can add them to revision control.
> I generally have a per-app local::lib, and a couple of trivial shell
> scripts I put in the scripts/ directory which can give you a shell with
> the environment setup correctly to see this local::lib etc..
> Then pushing a new version of your application (and all your dependencies)
> is just a case of rsyncing your app up to your web server :)
I think it could be very helpful to add these details on the "Deployment"
page of the wiki.
BTW, regarding local::lib, does anyone know how can I force install a module
that gives an error under Windows when I use it?
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