Deployment with Vlad

Submitted by Christoph Olszowka 2012-02-28 09:32:01 UTC
Source:  http://dennisreimann.de/blog/deployment-with-vlad/

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Capistrano

Capistrano is a utility and framework for executing commands in parallel on multiple remote machines, via SSH.

Rubygem capistrano

Total Downloads
6138834
Releases
69
Current Version
3.2.0
Released
2014-04-15 00:00:00 UTC
First Release
2006-03-06 07:00:00 UTC

Github capistrano/capistrano

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5195
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880
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2014-02-13 14:56:38 UTC
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48
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Vlad

Vlad the Deployer is pragmatic application deployment automation, without mercy. Much like Capistrano, but with 1/10th the complexity. Vlad integrates seamlessly with Rake, and uses familiar and standard tools like ssh and rsync. Impale your application on the heartless spike of the Deployer.

Rubygem vlad

Total Downloads
77467
Releases
25
Current Version
2.6.3
Released
2014-01-08 00:00:00 UTC
First Release
2007-08-13 07:00:00 UTC

Github seattlerb/vlad

Watchers
279
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71
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Last commit
2014-01-08 00:16:05 UTC
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Rake

Rake is a Make-like program implemented in Ruby. Tasks and dependencies are specified in standard Ruby syntax. Rake has the following features: * Rakefiles (rake's version of Makefiles) are completely defined in standard Ruby syntax. No XML files to edit. No quirky Makefile syntax to worry about (is that a tab or a space?) * Users can specify tasks with prerequisites. * Rake supports rule patterns to synthesize implicit tasks. * Flexible FileLists that act like arrays but know about manipulating file names and paths. * A library of prepackaged tasks to make building rakefiles easier. For example, tasks for building tarballs and publishing to FTP or SSH sites. (Formerly tasks for building RDoc and Gems were included in rake but they're now available in RDoc and RubyGems respectively.) * Supports parallel execution of tasks.

Rubygem rake

Total Downloads
46371855
Releases
59
Current Version
10.3.0
Released
2014-04-15 00:00:00 UTC
First Release
2004-09-15 04:00:00 UTC
Depends on following gems
Depending Gems
17311

Github jimweirich/rake

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975
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242
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Last commit
2014-04-17 23:26:45 UTC
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