Website Proposal [Was TWiki status]

Jeremy Huntwork jhuntwork at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Dec 8 11:15:43 PST 2004


Archaic wrote:

>On Wed, Dec 08, 2004 at 06:42:58PM +0000, Matthew Burgess wrote:
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>>2) Can content be published (i.e. made live) easily?
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>>Yes, as Jeremy said, the way his server is setup, the DocRoot is simply 
>>a working copy of the website SVN repository.  When a commit is made to 
>>the repository then a post-commit hook performs an 'svn update' in that 
>>working copy.  Changes are therefore made live instantly, unless you're 
>>looking at a mirror, in which case...
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>Make sure that post-commit involves testing the pages before the WC is
>updated. ;)
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Well, the advantage of having it done this way is that you can instantly 
see your changes (of course I usually use my public_html to view what 
I'm currently working on) instead of having to wait for a cron job to 
update your site so you can see if it works...

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Jeremy Huntwork



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