Dec 09
2008

Import production SQL to your development box with Capistrano

I got sick of using Navicat to import production data to test locally so I whipped up the following Capistrano task. The task grabs data from your production DB and loads it into your local server.

It's a great way to debug problems that are happening on your production server without the risk of fucking up someone's important data...

Written by Seth B

As Principal of Subimage LLC, Seth spends most of his days improving Cashboard. Occasionally he finds time to write about music, design, startups, and technology.

Tagged: capistrano, rails