[Catalyst] Cache of unchanging content
bobtfish at bobtfish.net
Wed Mar 2 17:24:57 GMT 2011
On 2 Mar 2011, at 05:43, John M. Dlugosz wrote:
> On 3/1/2011 9:58 AM, Bill Moseley moseley-at-hank.org |Catalyst/
> Allow to home| wrote:
>> At build time I minimize and compress css and js (and images) and
>> into single files grouped by page(s). They could be pre-processed
>> by TT
>> very easily. The final file names include an MD5 of their content
>> forcing a
>> re-fetch only if they ever change.
> So you added that to the makefile somehow? I take it the generated
> name must be supplied to the page's template once it is known. I'd
> like to learn more about your system.
Yes, you can append things to the Makefile to
> So if you make a small change, you have to re-install the whole
> app? If the file name changes, I can't just use Unison to sync the
> directory on the production server.
Installing to production servers via rsync / unison is insane, as
there is exactly no way of knowing what version the production server
is on, with what bugs... Which means that all bug reports become
useless - as you never know if the user was using the site before or
after you fixed (or, more often, you think you fixed, but didn't
really fix a bug)..
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