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Why it needs to be so painful to deploy a Rails app on Ubuntu in 2022?
5 projects | /r/rails | 6 Aug 2022
Same with my experience. I could never get Capistrano to work. I blame the never updated documentation that also missing important details here and there so often. Reading the doc is like walking in the woods. In the end I switched to Mina, and finally everything works.
Mina: Lightweight, Constant-Sized Blockchain
2 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 17 Sep 2021
Not to be confused with Mina: blazing fast application deployment tool (https://github.com/mina-deploy/mina)
What are some alternatives?
Capistrano - A deployment automation tool built on Ruby, Rake, and SSH.
Deployer - The PHP deployment tool with support for popular frameworks out of the box
Pomander - Deploy your PHP with PHP. Inspired by Capistrano and Vlad.
Vagrant - Vagrant is a tool for building and distributing development environments.
Ruby-LXC - ruby bindings for liblxc
Envoy - Elegant SSH tasks for PHP.
Chef - Chef Infra, a powerful automation platform that transforms infrastructure into code automating how infrastructure is configured, deployed and managed across any environment, at any scale
Vlad the Deployer
Fabric - Simple, Pythonic remote execution and deployment.
Plum - A deployer library for PHP 5.3
Puppet - Server automation framework and application